menuMENU    UK Free TV logo Freeview



Click to see updates

Local television for Newcastle selected by Ofcom

Ofcom today have picked the winner from the four bids to run the Freeview local television service for Newcastle.

Ofcom today have picked the winner from the four bids to run th
published on UK Free TV

Ofcom has selected Made Television Ltd to run local television for Newcastle.

Made Television will run their service "Made in Tyne and Wear" from the Pontop Pike and Fenham transmitters from 2013.

The service will appear as channel 8 for Freeview viewers.

Find out more about local TV in the UK on the Local television on Freeview page.

Ofcom coverage map.

Help with TV/radio stations?
BBC Three Linear channel re-opens1
Will car radios have to be replaced?2
Will UKTV History and FTN eventually be available on fSfS or Freesat? They are 3
Could u please explain why there are no subtitles on most of your films terresti4
Can I pay as you go for British Europsort on my digital tv without subscribing?5
In this section
Is Freeview ready for the first local television service tomorrow? 1
Freeview local TV branding announced - Local TV or |local|2
Where can you see where Freeview local stations will be picked up? UK Free TV3
Local TV on Freeview "radiation patterns" update4
Want more local TV details? See UK Free TV5
Want to run a phase two local TV station? You can apply now6

Friday, 7 December 2012
9:04 AM

can not get film 4 on my freeview tv have tried tuneing it in several times i am in essex ss9 5hg postcode

link to this comment
wenski's 2 posts GB flag
wenski's: ...
Sunday, 9 December 2012

12:15 PM

wenski: You are not predicted to have easy reception of the ArqB (or "COM6") multiplex at your location.

Do you have a rooftop aerial pointing at the Sudbury transmitter?

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,910 posts GB flag
Wednesday, 26 December 2012
10:16 AM

can not get itv1 ,2 c5 c4 e4 or more
i have retuned

block of flats

link to this comment
j's 1 post GB flag
Sunday, 6 January 2013

4:26 PM

How far down the list forlocal tv is salisbury and local dab

link to this comment
david's 66 posts GB flag
david's: mapD's Freeview map terrainD's terrain plot wavesD's frequency data D's Freeview Detailed Coverage

4:47 PM

david: See Local television on Freeview | - 10 years of independent, free digital TV advice

Salisbury is "phase two" for Local TV.

There is a plan to extend local DAB to Salisbury - http://stakeholders.ofcom….pdf - but no timing at the moment.

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,910 posts GB flag

Your comment please
Please post a question, answer or commentUK Free TV is here to help people. If you are rude or disrespectful all of your posts will be deleted and you will be banned.

Privacy policy: UK Free Privacy policy.