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March 10, 2011

Western Uranium Appoints Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Corporate Secretary and Grants Options
VANCOUVER, B.C. -- Western Uranium Corporation (TSX-V:WUC) ("WUC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Toby Mayo as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Tracy Hansen as Corporate Secretary.

Mr. Mayo was appointed Senior Financial Analyst of the Company on November 9, 2010. As previously announced, Mr. Mayo has fifteen years of comprehensive and varied experience in the mining and metals sector. He began his career with Rio Tinto as an Exploration Geologist. Prior to joining Western Uranium Corp., Mr. Mayo worked as a Senior Technical Advisor and Consultant at Ivanhoe Mines Ltd, and was more recently an Investment and Business Planning Consultant at Hatch in London, England.

Ms. Hansen is a securities paralegal with over 15 years of experience in providing regulatory and management services to public and private companies, primarily in mining and resource development. Ms. Hansen is the Corporate Secretary of Western Lithium USA Corporation. Prior to this she was Vice President, Operations at Nexvu Capital Corp, a boutique venture capital company, and Vice President and Corporate Secretary of Bell Copper Corporation. Ms. Hansen has worked with a number of exploration and development companies focused on uranium, copper, zinc and gold in Nevada, Canada and Mexico.

In connection with the appointment, Ms. Hansen was granted options to acquire 150,000 common shares of the Company at a price of C$1.10 per share, for a five year period.
Kevin Hisko, Partner at the Company's counsel McCullough O'Conner Irwin LLP, has resigned as Corporate Secretary effective March 8, 2011.
ABOUT THE COMPANY

Western Uranium Corporation is a mineral exploration company with properties in Argentina, Nevada, and New Mexico and an earn-in agreement with Renaissance Gold Inc. for the Baza gold-copper project in Spain. The Company has its head office and executive management team in Vancouver, Canada; and its technical team is based in Reno, Nevada.

On behalf of the Board of
Western Uranium Corporation


"R. Edward Flood"

R. Edward Flood
Chairman

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Western Uranium Corporation
Richard Roy, Investor Relations
Telephone: +1-604-669-6446
Email: info@westernuranium.com
Website: www.westernuraniumcorp.com

The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release. Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as such term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release
 
 

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