CBC HD - Canada
CBC HD (Toronto) is Canada's home for News, Entertainment, Sports, Music and Children's programming. Servicing Canada since 1952 as the country’s national public broadcaster, producing rich, diverse, and overwhelmingly Canadian content, broadcast prominently in the primetime window.
CBC Television provides a complete 24-hour network schedule of news, sports, entertainment and children's programming. One of the most popular shows on CBC Television is the weekly Saturday night broadcast of NHL hockey games, Hockey Night in Canada. It has been televised by the network since 1952.
Among CBC Television's best-known primetime series are comedy series Rick Mercer Report, This Hour Has 22 Minutes and Little Mosque on the Prairie, and dramas such as The Tudors, Heartland and Intelligence. In recent years, British series such as Coronation Street and Doctor Who have been given greater prominence. As noted above, it now carries very little American programming apart from some syndicated daytime shows.
Children's programming, often marketed as "CBC Kids" and "The Outlet", occupies most of the morning hours on weekdays and much of weekend mornings.