Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

December 08, 2006 18:14 ET

Shaw Digital Phone Now Available in More Alberta Regions

Residents in Fort Saskatchewan and Canmore Now Have Something to Talk About

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 8, 2006) - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) announced it has expanded its service area for its popular Shaw Digital Phone to two new Alberta regions. Residents in Fort Saskatchewan and Canmore now have an opportunity to make their home phone service better with Shaw's reliable and fully featured digital phone service.

"Shaw Digital Phone continues to be the home phone service choice for many Albertans," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "We are pleased to extend this popular service to residents in Fort Saskatchewan and Canmore to give even more Albertans a new choice for their home phone service. Residents in these regions now have the opportunity to join more than 212,000 Shaw Digital Phone customers, and benefit from making the switch to our reliable and fully featured home phone service."

Shaw Digital Phone offers unlimited local and long distance calling within Canada and the U.S., six popular calling features including Voicemail and Call Display, professional installation, 24/7/365 customer service support, enhanced 911 access, Operator assistance and 411 service in North America. Also included are 1000 anytime international calling minutes per month to 50 countries in the U.K., Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America.

Shaw Digital Phone is a primary home phone service that uses Shaw's secure managed broadband network, not the public Internet, which enables Shaw to offer a consistent level of quality and reliability to its phone customers.

Shaw Digital Phone is being offered at an introductory rate of only $29.95 per month. For details visit SHAW.CA. To order call 1-888-472-2222.

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 3.1 million customers. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (Symbol: TSX - SJR.B, NYSE - SJR).

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