menuMENU    UK Free TV logo Archive (2002-)

 

 

Click to see updates

Want to better understand the current TV faults? See the all new UK Free TV page

The "All transmitters with faults and engineering" page has been upgraded to make it easier to understand where the current faults are on the Freeview transmitter network.

The  All transmitters with faults and engineering   page has be
published on UK Free TV

See: All transmitters with faults and engineering

Following from your suggestions, I have made changes to the icons used to show which Freeview transmitters have fault or engineering status associated with them.

Previously, you had to look quite hard to see which transmitters had current faults, and which had faults listed for the last few days.

The new format for the page looks like this.



Only the sites with "live" faults are shown with the yellow symbol (those with Digital UK's "this week" status, a pink border).

I hope the above listed changes will help you to understand where the current faults and system outages are.

The new symbols carry though to other pages that shows transmitter symbols.



All questions
Can I attach a Freeview digibox to a Combi TV/Video unit?1
My high gain aerial can't get all the Freeview channels I expected2
I can't get Freeview yet, when will it start in my area?3
Are there plans to extend the range of regional variations on Freeview?4
How can I Receive Freeview on two TVs using one box?5
In this section
Seeing something different? We are doing A/B testing on a new Material Design1
Please share your thoughts about UK FREE TV2
The next 50 things on UK FREE TV. What would you like to see? 3
UK Free TV now uses friendly web addresses4
Best ever emails and improved menus on UK FREE TV5
Use the Knowledge base to find answers to your technical problems6

Comments
Monday, 9 November 2015
R
Roger
11:11 PM

Russell was: I have had several customers of mine phoning about reception problems from the Wrekin transmitter ie ITV etc on mux 23 also lots of people talking on social network. How do we report the problems?

link to this comment
Roger's 1 post GB
Tuesday, 10 November 2015
Briantist
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

11:13 AM

Roger: viewerservices@itv.com or via telephone on 0344 88 14150 (option four).

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,846 posts US
Monday, 14 December 2015
G
graham fisher
10:41 PM

we use freeview on Guernsey in Channel Islands. Signal has gone off for all channels tonight is there a problem?

link to this comment
graham fisher's 1 post GB
Sunday, 17 January 2016
G
gordon copson
12:34 PM

on sat 16 jan 2016 i could not get picture or sound on ANY channel - was there
a fault with Waltham TV transmitter.

link to this comment
gordon copson's 1 post GB
Tuesday, 26 January 2016
R
Richard. Jones
9:01 AM
Llandysul

My post code is SA44 4JW (Llandysul I lost free view signal sometime between 16:30 and 20:30 yesterday 25th Jan
Can you please advise if there is any faults or maintenance issues affecting this area please.

Regards
Richard Jones

link to this comment
Richard. Jones's 1 post GB
Wednesday, 17 February 2016
N
NICHOLASBASSETT
7:19 PM

Why have i not got any TV in Norwich on my Freeview.

link to this comment
NICHOLASBASSETT's 1 post GB
Saturday, 12 March 2016
S
Sue Flower
10:56 AM
Buxton

postcode SK17 0DY no tv signal is there a fault? This has been happening for weeks

link to this comment
Sue Flower's 1 post GB
M
MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

1:21 PM

Sue Flower: Your reception (look at the Digital UK link) is a bit hit and miss - Belmont is possibly your best bet. But none of the options seem fantastic. If its been happening for weeks, then you might have a fault with your aerial as well. But check which transmitter your tuned to - it might be you've locked on to a transmitter which is a no hoper, hence the lack of signal.

link to this comment
MikeB's 2,576 posts GB
Friday, 18 March 2016
C
Chris
11:19 AM

I live in Middlesex near Heathrow airport, I have lost around 30 channels and the reception is poor on another 15. I have retuned my to with no success. BBC channels are ok.
Any ideas.

link to this comment
Chris's 1 post GB
K
KMJ,Derby
sentiment_satisfiedGold

12:35 PM

Chris: there is a possibility that weather conditions are currently affecting reception of some frequencies over the UK. The William Hepburn's tropospheric ducting forecast predicts that conditions should clear in your area by mid afternoon. I noticed incidentally that reception of 3 Counties radio on 104.5FM was possible in South Yorkshire at 9am this morning!

link to this comment
KMJ,Derby's 1,811 posts GB
Select more comments

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.