Western Canadian Coal Corp.

Western Canadian Coal Corp.

October 21, 2005 09:00 ET

Western Canadian Coal Corp. to Hold Second Quarter Conference Call

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 21, 2005) - Western Canadian Coal Corp. (TSX:WTN)(AIM:WTN) ("WCCC" or the "Company") will hold an investor conference call on Tuesday, November 8, 2005 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern) to discuss the Company's second quarter results. Gary Livingstone, President and Chief Executive Officer of WCCC will host the call along with Fausto Taddei, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary.

To participate in the conference call, please dial 416-695-6622 or toll-free 1-877-888-3490 prior to the scheduled start time. An archived recording of the call will be available for two weeks after the completion of the call by dialing 416-695-5275 or 1-888-509-0081.

A live and archived audio webcast of the conference call will be available on the Company's website at www.westerncoal.com.

About the Company:

WCCC currently has two groups of coal properties under exploration and development planning in British Columbia: Wolverine and Brazion. The Company is focused on development and production for the international markets of 5 million tonnes of coal per year by fiscal 2009, comprising 2 Mt/annum of low volatile pulverized coal injection (PCI) coal from the Brazion group and 3 Mt/annum of hard coking coal from the Wolverine group. Additionally, WCCC holds a 50% interest in the Belcourt Saxon Coal Limited Partnership formed to further develop the Belcourt and Saxon group of coal properties in Northeast British Columbia.

Forward-Looking Information

This release may contain forward-looking statements that may involve risks and uncertainties. Such statements relate to WCCC's expectations, intentions, plans and beliefs. As a result, actual future events or results could differ materially from those suggested by the forward-looking statements. Readers are referred to the documents filed by WCCC on SEDAR.


Gary K. Livingstone, President and Chief Executive Officer

Contact Information

  • Western Canadian Coal Corp.
    Gary K. Livingstone
    President & CEO
    (604) 608-2692
    Western Canadian Coal Corp.
    Fausto Taddei
    CFO & Corporate Secretary
    (604) 608-2692
    (604) 629-0075 (FAX)