Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

December 16, 2009 12:36 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Shea attends Fishery Officer Graduation in Regina

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 16, 2009) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will take part in graduation activities for 30 new Fishery Officers at the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Academy, "Depot" Division, in Regina.

Date: Thursday, December 17, 2009

Time (Central Standard Time):

12:45 pm - Sergeant Major's Parade

1:30 pm - Minister Shea will address graduates and
guests and participate in the badge and
certificate presentation ceremony.

3:00 pm - Photo session. Afterward, the Minister will
be available for questions by the media for
approximately 20 minutes.

Location: Drill Hall
RCMP "Depot" Division
5600 11th Avenue
Regina, Saskatchewan

NOTE: All members of the media are asked to report to the "Depot" Division Guardroom, located off the 11th Avenue entrance, upon arrival.

Please be on site no later than 12:30 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Phil Jenkins
    Media Relations
    Office of the Minister
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Nancy Bishay
    Press Secretary