CBC’s ‘friends’ seeking input from Victorians

Group hopes to find out what kind of CBC residents want

Friends of Canadian Broadcasting is hosting a free town hall meeting in Victoria on Tuesday (Aug. 14) under the topic ‘The CBC We Want.’

The group is holding meetings to gain input in advance of the renewal of the CBC’s broadcasting licence in November.

The panel event is being hosted by writer-broadcaster Arthur Black and veteran CBC journalist Patrick Brown is among the speakers. The meeting goes from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pacific Fleet Club, 1587 Lyall St. in Esquimalt.