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Below is a list of all the television and radio channels that you can watch in the UK using one of the free services: DAB (for radio), Freeview, Sky No Card - Sky without a viewing card (Freesat from Sky (or fSfS)) and Freesat.. Where a channel can be watched for free, the channel number is listed below. In addition, if you can watch (or listen) immediately online, press the button in the "web" column.

As some channels are exclusive to one service alone, you may need to get receive more than one service to get all the channels you want. The coverage for Freeview differs too - those channels not provided by the public service "Freeview Light" transmitters the current coverage shown thus (54%), taken from Connected Nations Report 2017: Data analysis'

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Regional content: Channel 4 network for adverts only. See TV regions interactive maps. . For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the link icon Channel 4 (SD) page.

Official site: See the link icon Channel 4 (SD) website.

From Wikipedia: Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began transmission on 2 November 1982. The Broadcasting Act 1980 began the process of adding a fourth, and Channel 4, along with its Welsh counterpart, was formally created by an Act of Parliament in 1982. After some months of test broadcasts, it began scheduled transmissions on 2 November 1982. - link icon read more about Channel 4 (SD) on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Freeview multiplex: Channel 4 (SD) is on multiplex PSB2 in england flagscotland flagnorthernireland flag.

Wednesday, 2 March 2011
11:40 AM

I have a samsung tv and have just retuned the built in digital tuner and before hand I had itv granada and channel 4 but now it keeps retuning into itv wales and s4c my postcode is L34 5SW

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Stephen's 2 posts GB flag
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Saturday, 16 July 2011
denis zaporowski
4:47 PM

channel 4 has been replaced by sc4 wales,im on winter hill receiver and re tuning does not help please advise.

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denis zaporowski's 1 post GB flag
Sunday, 17 July 2011
Monday, 16 January 2012
7:59 PM

What has happened to all the programmes on channel 22 from Crystal Palace this evening? Channel 4, E4 etc all showing 'no signal'!

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Colin's 1 post GB flag
8:34 PM

We have the same problem! All our TVs are playing up at the moment

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Pat's 1 post GB flag
9:22 PM

I have a loft mounted Digital Grade aerial and signal is normally weak but no service interruption. This evening I have nothing.

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Martin's 2 posts GB flag
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9:30 PM

Must be a Crystal Palace transmitter problem tonight, as just turned our loft aerial round to face Bluebell Hill and now have all of the channels again.

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Dave's 2 posts GB flag
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10:41 PM

Channel 22 only weak now, everything else working better.

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Martin's 2 posts GB flag
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