CBC Radio One is back "In Your Neighbourhood"

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In November 2013 we were warmly welcomed in to the communities of New Westminster, North Vancouver, Coquitlam and Surrey. This January, CBC Radio One will be back "In Your Neighbourhood".

Join us as we broadcast on location from your community and get a behind-the-scenes look at CBC Radio One's The Early EditionB.C. Almanac and On The Coast. We are eager to hear about what is happening in your community! Plus, you may even have the chance to meet some of your favourite CBC radio personalities, including Rick CluffStephen Quinn, Mark Forsythe and more. In addition to the broadcasts, the CBC prize wheel will be on site for your chance to win some great prizes.

Friday, January 31st - Richmond (12:00 - 6pm)
Live on location at Aberdeen Centre (4151 Hazelbridge Way)

B.C. Almanac helps ring in the Lunar New Year at Aberdeen Centre. Guests include historian Larry Wong who will join host Mark Forsythe to talk about how Chinese immigration has helped shape communities around the province. Also on the show, fortune teller Sherman Tai will explain the significance of the Year of the Horse and provide astrological insights.

Stephen Quinn, host of On The Coast, has a great line up of guests: Trevina Lee (News Director, Fairchild Radio), Eve Edmonds (Editor, Richmond News), Alexa Loo, member of the 2006 Canadian Olympic Team, and musical performances by The Belle Game.

For updates, follow us on Twitter @CBCVancouver and #cbcinyourhood.

Listeners in Metro Vancouver can tune in regularly to the The Early Edition weekdays from 5:30am - 8:30am, B.C. Almanac from 12:00 - 1:00 pm and On The Coast from 3:00pm - 6:00pm on CBC Radio One at 88.1 FM/690 AM. To find the frequency in your area, visit CBC's Channel and Frequency Guide.

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