Sheffield and Harborne transmitter retunes
Brian Butterworth published on UK Free TV
Sheffield transmitter - DIGITAL changes on Wednesday 17th March 2010
If you use the Freeview on Sheffield TV transmitter
you will need to perform a rescan of your channels
on Wednesday 17th March 2010.
1 (BBC One
, BBC Two
, BBC three
, BBC News
) moves from C39
A simple "Add channels" scan
will NOT be sufficient. This may result in channels being allocated the wrong numbers.
Click here for "generic" instructions on retuning a Freeview box, recorder or set
Click here for a list of manuals and retuning guides for a wide range of equipment
This is being done to allow Freeview HD
to be broadcast from the Emley Moor transmitter
Harborne transmitter - ANALOGUE changes on Wednesday 14 April 2010
This transmitter provides analogue services
only. Freeview uses are not effected.
If are using analogue from the Harborne transmitter
, you will need to retune on Wednesday 14 April 2010 because BBC One moves from C30
and ITV1 moves from C34
You only need to do this analogue retune if you use the Harborne
transmitter, and on-screen messages will be provided for four weeks prior to the change.
This is being done to allow Freeview HD to be broadcast from the Lichfield