CBC News Vancouver goes On The Road September 20-24


Live broadcasts from Abbotsford, Fort Langley, Richmond and Surrey


September 14, 2010 - The public is invited to watch live broadcasts of CBC News Vancouver at 5, 5:30 and 6 pm as the team takes the local news program on the road.

Hosts Tony Parsons and Gloria Macarenko will broadcast the day's top stories, with weather by Claire Martin and sports with Shane Foxman.

In addition to the live broadcast, there will be live entertainment as well as the chance to win some great prizes.

September 20
The Fort Langley Heritage CN Station, 9226 Glover Road, Fort Langley, B.C.

September 21
Central City Shopping Centre, 10153 King George Highway, Surrey, B.C.

September 22
Sullivan Heights Secondary School, 6248 144th Street, Surrey, B.C.

September 23
Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre -Breaking in the Ice a free skating event

33800 King Road, Abbotsford, B.C.

September 24
Richmond Night Market,12631 Vulcan Way, Richmond B.C. (opening early)

The team will also be participating in community events, giving the public an additional opportunity to meet their favourite local CBC personality.

Follow CBC News Vancouver On The Road on Twitter at @CBCVancouver and #cbcroadshow. Email the newsroom at cbcnewsvancouver@cbc.ca to pitch a story idea on your community.


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