Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

December 08, 2009 13:21 ET

Media Advisory-Media Accreditation/REMINDER: Olympic Torch Relay Celebration in Canada's Capital

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 8, 2009) - Media representatives who wish to cover the National Olympic Torch Relay Celebration on Parliament Hill on the evening of Saturday, December 12 must be accredited to gain access to the media positions on Parliament Hill.

The passage of the Olympic flame through Canada's Capital will coincide with the National Capital Commission's 25th annual Christmas Lights Across Canada illumination ceremony.

Media representatives can obtain their accreditation by contacting Collin Lafrance of the Parliamentary Press Gallery:

Tel.: 613-992-6517

Fax: 613-996-2076



The deadline for accreditation requests is Thursday, December 10 at 12:00 noon.

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