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This Hour Has 22 Minutes hits 22 years with live Ottawa show

After 22 years, This Hour has 22 Minutes hosted its first live show outside of Halifax, in Ottawa. Two cast members spoke to Lucy van Oldenbarneveld during this week's Our Ottawa.

Cast members Mark Critch and Susan Kent speak to Our Ottawa host Lucy van Oldenbarneveld

Cast members of This Hour Has 22 Minutes discuss show's 22nd anniversary. 10:00

On this week's episode of Our Ottawa, Mark Critch and Susan Kent from This Hour Has 22 Minutes talked about their visit to Ottawa to host the show's first live show outside of Halifax.

The show has now aired on CBC Television for 22 years and celebrated the anniversary in the nation's capital.

Critch and Kent also spoke to host Lucy van Oldenbarneveld on this week's Our Ottawa, CBC Television's weekly magazine show that looks at what's happening in our community, plus shares lifestyle tips and stories about health, consumer, music, arts and entertainment.

Our Ottawa airs every Saturday at noon, Sunday at 11 a.m. and Monday at 1 p.m., which is a new time.

Also on this week's episode:

  • Under the Gun: An Ottawa professor's research study about 18 local gang members.
  • Community Rink: The small town of Crysler comes together to build their own rink of dreams.
  • Social Media: CBC digital producer Jennifer Beard highlights top web stories and comments on Twitter and Facebook.

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