Sir Richard Branson in Winnipeg October 5

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Virgin Group chairman Sir Richard Branson will be the keynote speaker at a luncheon in Winnipeg on Friday, October 5.

The billionaire British business tycoon will speak at the Fairmont Winnipeg as part of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce event.

General tickets are $75, $65 for members and $55.25 for students.

Branson’s Winnipeg visit will also officially launch 103.1 Virgin Radio, which hit the local airwaves last Friday.

Listen to Ace Burpee interview Branson on 103.1 Virgin Radio