Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

December 07, 2006 08:30 ET

Shaw Gives the Thompson Okanagan Something to Talk About

Shaw Digital Phone Now Available to Kelowna and Kamloops Residents

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 7, 2006) - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) announced its popular Shaw Digital Phone is now available in Kelowna and Kamloops, British Columbia. Starting today, residents in areas of Kelowna and Kamloops have an opportunity to make their home phone service better with Shaw's reliable and fully featured digital phone service.

"Shaw is pleased to bring our reliable home phone service to the interior of British Columbia, to enable residents of Kelowna and Kamloops to experience the many benefits of Shaw Digital Phone," said Peter Bissonnette, President of Shaw Communications Inc. "As demand for Shaw Digital Phone increases, Shaw is dedicated to extending our reach across Western Canada to ensure more Canadians have a new choice for their home phone service. Residents of Kelowna and Kamloops will now be able to join more than 212,000 Canadians who have made the switch to Shaw Digital Phone."

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. 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 (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR).

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