Radio Canada International, transmitting via Skelton, UK, was logged on 26 February 2012. Broadcast time was 18.00 to 18.59 UTC, but monitored from 18.40 to 18.59 UTC. An English language broadcast of "The Maple Leaf Mailbag" was heard on 9.770 kHz. Reception (SINPO) was 32323 -- fair signal strength drowned out by transmitter noise and/or interfering station whenever signal faded out, especially after 18.50 UTC.
Reception report was emailed. RCI's ever-efficient Bob Westenhaver replied with a confirmation, stating: "Thank you very much for your e-mail of the 26th February with your reception report. Your QSL card will be mailed later today." QSL card with stickers and bookmarker arrived in the mail on 10 March 2012.