Presenting petition signatures to Victoria candidates

On Saturday, October 10th, three Victoria candidates accepted our offer to meet at St. Aidan’s United Church to receive their copy of a 168-page petition, signed by 2,505 Victoria electors. Summary Video: If you would like to watch the full 25 min event, please click here. Photos: Gillian Hanlon We Vote CBC! in Victoria Ian Morrison, spokesperson for the Friends of Canadian Broadcasting St Aidan’s United Church hall Jordan Reichert – Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada Jo-Ann Roberts – Green Party of Canada Murray Rankin – NDP candidate October 10, 2015 in Victoria B.C. Canada. Friends of Canadian Broadcasting volunteers have collected over 4,000 voters’ signatures on the petition voicing their displeasure with the funding cuts to the National...

Hands across the country for the CBC in Victoria – Full video

On Monday, August 3, 2015, at Mile Zero in Victoria this event celebrated the placing of the 800th “We Vote CBC” lawn sign in that city. Amongst other dignitaries, Sir John A. Macdonald, Emily Carr, and the Raging Grannies were in attendance. Just as Canada is linked by a ribbon of highway, the start of which is at Mile Zero, so we were once linked by a ribbon of rail, and so we have become linked by a ribbon of airways through our public broadcaster, the...

Hands across the country for the CBC – Statement by St. John’s Mayor Dennis O’Keefe

His worship Mayor Dennis O’Keefe joins hands with Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps in support of the CBC on the occasion of the placing of the 800th We Vote CBC! campaign lawn sign in Victoria. Dennis O’Keefe, Mayor of St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, plants a We Vote CBC! lawn sign at City Hall in St. John’s.  Related Documents: Jul 31, 2015 — News Release: Hands across the country for the CBC The We Vote CBC! campaign in Victoria will mark the placing of the 800th lawn sign in the city with a special...