Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

April 05, 2007 18:09 ET

Shaw Announces Television Channel Line-Up Changes- Lethbridge, Brooks and Medicine Hat

More HD Added to 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 HD content, including HD Net, adding 40 per cent more HD (high definition) content.

The markets affected are:

- Lethbridge

- Brooks, AB

- Medicine Hat, AB

"With more HD content, Shaw is confident our customers will benefit from these changes," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "We have built our reputation of being an exceptional cable provider on solid customer service and therefore we are taking the time to communicate these channel changes proactively to our affected customers."

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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