Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

April 05, 2007 18:02 ET

Shaw Announces Television Channel Line-Up Changes - Calgary, Edmonton, and Vancouver

BBC World Added to Cable TV Line-Up

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - April 5, 2007) - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) today announced that it will be changing its analog and digital television channel line-ups for specific markets in Western Canada starting April 11, 2007. These channel changes will provide more new analog cable offerings, digital television programming options as well as 50 per cent more HD (high definition) content.

The markets affected starting April 11th, 2007 include:

- Vancouver, BC

- Edmonton, AB

- Calgary, AB

"With the addition of BBC World to our analog line-up, we are continuing to add valuable services to our cable TV offering," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "And with more HD content, new sports networks, and additional Canadian Timeshifting channels, Shaw is confident our customers will benefit from these changes."

For more information about specific channel changes please visit SHAW.CA. At SHAW.CA customers will find updated information about local channel listings.

About Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business Solutions) and satellite direct-to-home services (through Star Choice) to 3.2 million customers. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR).

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