BBC News HDBBC News is Britain's most watched news channel, providing live coverage and analysis of the most important breaking and developing stories - both within the UK and from around the World.
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Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations.
media.info: For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the media.info BBC News HD page.
Official site: See the BBC News HD website.
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Freeview multiplex: BBC News HD is on multiplex com7 in England Scotland Northern Ireland Wales .
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How is the free channel paid for?The ÃÂ£61.1m BBC News channel budget is funded by the ÃÂ£3,596m Television Licence Fee, and represents 1.7% of all BBC spending.
Is the channel live, pre-recorded, new content or repeats?The BBC News channels is a live broadcast, with some pre-recorded shows in the weekend schedule, which are pre-empted when there is serious breaking news.
What's the channel's unique selling point?The most popular television news channel in the UK from the most respected and trusted news broadcaster.
The programme scheduleShares with BBC One for Breakfast (6am-8:30am) another main daily bulletins (1pm, 6pm, 10pm). The rest of the daytime schedule is a combination of rolling news (back-to-back bulletins) and breaking news (live events), with mainly rolling news overnight.
The bits to avoidAs a single UK-wide channel, there is no TV regional news service, but a text round-up can be found by pressing the Red Button.
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Friday, 31 January 2020
Apologies, I had meant to come back and post sooner but have been quite busy.
It wasn't weather conditions causing the low signal. The signal was low before and during the most recent period of "tropo" - which turned out to be quite marginal despite predictions (not as strong as the previous conditions just before & over new year).
During this recent tropo I was seeing a slight lift in all signals from Mendip & Wenvoe (& a slight lift on some from Stockland Hill) but including Mendip COM7 which was still well below COM8's level, they are normally identical. After the tropo, the COM7 signal was still down, but a day or two after, whatever the fault was got fixed and it returned to normal levels as I mentioned in my previous post.
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Monday, 30 March 2020
They are obviously still experiencing intermittent signal problems....I lost signal completely today for a significant time but now it's back at 100%. At various times recently, the signal has decreased for a short time but today's total lack of signal was for much longer.
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