Menu buttonMENU    UK Free TV logo News
securesearchsettings

 

 

Click to see updates
To join, leave or change ukfree.tv updates by email, enter your email address here:
 
Sheffield Live logo

Sheffield Live



Main TV channels

How to Watch: Sheffield Live


Local TV channels

webotherFreeview logo)Freesat from Sky logoFreesat logo
Sheffield Live starts 22 Dec 14 † 7  

Local content: This is a local TV service.

Official site: See the web.sheffieldlive.org link icon Sheffield Live website.

From Wikipedia: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. Other reasons this message may be displayed If a page was recently created here, it may not yet be visible because of a delay in updating the database wait a few minutes and try the purge function. If the page has been deleted, check the deletion log, and see Why was the page I created deleted. - en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia.org link icon read more about Sheffield Live on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Freeview multiplex: Sheffield Live is on a special local multiplex broadcasting only to the Sheffield area.

Comments
Monday, 17 November 2014
T
Tina Marsh
2:06 PM

dear sir/madam.
Could you please tell me if you do independent adverts on your channel and if so how muh would it cost. thank you.

link to this
Tina Marsh's 1 post GB
M
MikeB
4:06 PM

Tina Marsh: It might be a good idea to contact the actual channel....

link to this
MikeB's 1,782 posts Gold Gold GB
Saturday, 1 August 2015
J
jb38
7:44 PM

nichola maris: Reception of Sheffield live (8) is entirely dependent on your location, (post code required to check) as the low powered signal from the Sheffield transmitter is beamed out in an Easterly / to S/S Easterly direction.

If your TV or box has a "manual tuning" facility try scanning C55, this being the multiplex channel number that the programme is transmitted on.

link to this
jb38's 6,996 posts Platinum Platinum GB
Friday, 11 September 2015
S
stephen campbell
9:37 PM

hi I was recently working on Sheffield tram,
it was about june this year it was outside cathedral
when filming took place it was shown on freeview but I missed it
could I get any possible leed on how to watch it

link to this
stephen campbell's 1 post GB
Tuesday, 10 November 2015
J
jayne froggatt
5:09 PM

I still can't get the new channel 82 but I can get channel 81 I have retune it but I still wont come on I done live Sheffield Wincobank S91QA

link to this
jayne froggatt's 1 post GB
J
jb38
7:29 PM

jayne froggatt : The coverage map for Sheffields local (LS) Multiplex shows Wincobank as being outside the coverage area for this transmitter, the signal from same "in your direction" not quite reaching the Newhall area let alone Wincobank.

That said, coverage maps are not by any means 100% accurate, likewise can only really be used for reference purposes, therefore, if your TV or box offers a "manual" tuning facility? enter Sheffield's local Mux C55 (746.0 Mhz) into the box but pause at this point, (i.e: do "not" press search or scan) because if any trace of a signal is being received nomatter how low, the strength / quality level will be seen on the indicator bars.

It should though be appreciated, that Sheffield's LS Mux C55 is an extremely low powered transmitter which is beamed to cover the main and Southern areas of Sheffield, with a very limited spillage to the Northern areas of the city, such as you happen to reside in.

By the way, do you have your own aerial? or are you connected into a communal distribution system?

The other point being, guide number 81 cannot be used for reference purposes, as its broadcast on the COM7 transmitter which is twice the power of the LS Mux.

Further advice dependant on feedback.

link to this
jb38's 6,996 posts Platinum Platinum GB
Thursday, 24 December 2015
K
Kit
12:11 AM

jb38: Could you post a link to the coverage map for Sheffield's LS Mux C55, please?

I've been trying to find Sheffield Live on Ch8, as it says on their website, but cannot tune into it from home, family, or friends addresses. (Owlthorpe, Gleadless, Attercliffe and Highfield areas)

link to this
Kit's 1 post GB
J
jb38
5:34 PM

Kit : The coverage requested can be seen on the undermentioned link, clicking LSV in the list of multiplex names on the left hand side revealing the coverage area in green, blowing the picture up slightly for more detail

Which Freeview channels does the Sheffield transmitter broadcast?


However, whether or not reception of this channel can be expected in these areas is better served by using DUK's reception predictor, entering a post code in the "coverage checker" box applicable to a household in each of the areas mentioned, remembering to check the box marked "detailed view".

If Sheffield is not seen in the list of transmitters, then its not considered as being the "station" that covers the area, if though it is seen, but L-SFD is not listed on the right hand side of the various multiplexes used by each station, then Sheffield's local multiplex (Mux55) is not expected to be receivable in the area.

Digital UK - Coverage checker

link to this
jb38's 6,996 posts Platinum Platinum GB

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.