VANCOUVER, April 30 /CNW/ - A consortium of B.C. media organizations will
present a live, one-hour, commercial-free party leaders' debate this Sunday.
Location: Shaw Cable, Main Floor, 1067 West Cordova St., Vancouver
Time: 5 pm
Participants (alphabetically): Gordon Campbell of the B.C. Liberals;
Carole James of the B.C. NDP and Jane Sterk, of the Green Party of B.C.
A media room is being provided. The debate will take place in a separate,
closed studio. Audio and video feeds will be provided, but the number of
outlets is limited. Arrangements should be made to record off-air at
individual stations as a precaution.
Ten-minute scrums will be held with each of the leaders after the debate,
starting at 6:15 pm. Local TV and radio are welcome to record these scrums. A
uni-mike setup will be provided.
Members of news media are required to register in advance with name,
position, organization and contact info. Credentials required on site prior to
Media should arrive no later than 4:45 pm.
Send registration information by email to: Les Staff at
For further information:
For further information: Rik Jespersen, Producer, (604) 662-6870,
email@example.com; Wayne Williams, Executive Producer,