Media Advisory - Olympic and Paralympic athletes to be honoured

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Media Advisory - Olympic and Paralympic athletes to be honoured

Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

TORONTO, Oct. 26 - The Hon. James K. Bartleman will host a reception to honour Ontario Olympic and Paralympic athletes who competed in the 2004 Athens Summer Games. Speakers will include the Lieutenant Governor, Premier Dalton McGuinty, Minister of Tourism and Recreation Jim Bradley, and Olympic and Paralympic athletes. DATE Wednesday 27 October TIME 12:00 noon LOCATION Lieutenant Governor's Suite, Room 131 Legislative Building, Queen's Park NOTE: MEDIA MUST CARRY PHOTO IDENTIFICATION Following the reception, the athletes will be escorted to the Speaker's Gallery in the Legislative Chamber, to be recognized in the House for their achievements.For further information: contact: Nanda Casucci-Byrne, Office of the Lieutenant Governor, Tel. (416) 325-7781, www.Lt.gov.on.ca; David Oved, Minister's Office, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation, Tel. (416) 314-1400, www.tourism.gov.on.ca