Midweek (Canadian TV series)

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Genre public affairs
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
Executive producer(s) Richard Nielsen
Producer(s) Alan Erich
Running time 60 minutes
Original network CBC Television
Original release 30 September 1971 – 18 May 1972

Midweek is a Canadian public affairs television series which aired on CBC Television from 1971 to 1972.


This series was a companion episode of CBC's popular Sunday night Wekeend public affairs series. It replaced the previous Saturday supplementary broadcast of Weekend. Hosts for each episode of Midweek were a selection of Clive Baxter, Michael Callaghan, Peter Desbarats, Pierre Nadeau and Kay Sigurjonsson. Journalists such as Doug Collins, Michael Maltby and Larry Zolf were featured in reports for this series.[1]


This hour-long series was broadcast Thursdays at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern) from 30 September 1971 to 18 May 1972.


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Midweek". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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