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Freeview local television to be provided in Glasgow and Edinburgh by ... STV

There won't be a new entrant to local television news provision in Scotland, as the the winner for capital and largest city in the country are awarded to the company that has been on air since Aug 1957.

There won't be a new entrant to local television news provision
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Ofcom has today announced that local TV for Edinburgh and Glasgow will go to "Edinburgh Television" and "Glasgow Television", which are bids from STV.

See STV - Scottish news, sport, entertainment and catch-up with your favourite TV shows.

STV News will therefore be provided on channel 3 (and 103 in HD) with the local TV service on channel 45 (as 8 is BBC Alba in Scotland).

More details of Local TV on Freeview at - Local television on Freeview - - 10 years of independent, free digital TV advice

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Friday, 11 January 2013

6:39 PM

I have noticed on my free to air satellite system that STV never shows live FA cup football which ITV 1 and UTV covers.Instead viewers are served up old films which fall far short of good entertainment.West Ham v Man Utd replay is in live next Wednesday on ITV 1.Im sure many viewers in Stv area would prefer live FA cup football.

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Richard's 98 posts IE flag
Saturday, 12 January 2013

10:53 PM

Richard: That will be because ITV plc and UTV plc have paid for the rights and STV have not...

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Briantist's 38,908 posts GB flag
Saturday, 19 January 2013
Mary patrick
8:07 PM

Can you help my tv with built in freeview has lost all bbc channels

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9:17 PM

Mary patrick: As its only the BBC channels that you have lost then before attempting anything I would first of all check with a neighbour to see if they are also experiencing a similar problem, as although no transmission faults have been reported as yet you cannot always go by this.

If though the neighbours report all is OK with them then you should take the aerial out of the TV and carry out an auto tune without it, of course nothing will be picked up as all you are doing is blanking out the TV's memory store, but once the auto-tune has completed re-connect the aerial and carry out a second auto-tune to restore the channels, giving an update on results.

Further info supplied as appropriate.

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