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Ian I very rarely use terrestrial tv I prefer to use satellite its far more reliable. I even use it when away in the caravan. I reserve judgement on improved mobil
Redruth (Cornwall, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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MikeB M Davis: Look at the top of the page - it says there are no problems with the transmitter. You can put your postcode into the site and it will give a link to ch
Full technical details of Freeview
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Sue BBC channels keep pixelating. Aerial is in loft. Any suggestions?
Hannington (Hampshire, England) transmitter
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kim I have an attic aerial which has been working fine, for a few days now tho , the channels that are from :COM4 SDN H -3dB C41 (634.0MHz) 362m DTG-8 , (
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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StevensOnln1 kim: No one else has reported any problems with Rowridge on this website, are these local reports of problems? I m not sure what you mean about digital being se
Chillerton Down (Isle Of Wight, England) DAB transmitter
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John Have there been any changes recently, which would affect the Ryde/Binstead area?We did not have a problem up until a couple of months ago, but our signal se
Tacolneston (Norfolk, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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MikeB MikeP: Mike, I totally agree - this statement:If the transmission is dropping and/or s/s is low on only some channels it s the transmitter, atmospherics,
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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Angela Rennie I m having problems with freeview no signal on HD channels and picture breaking up and making noises. IV unplugged Arial for 30 seconds then fitted it back In b
Mendip (Somerset, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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NigelW I ve been having reception problems from Mendip all weekend in WSM, both on the ITV (D3+4) mux and on the BBC 4 (COM7) Mux. BBCA and BBCB Mux appear to be unaf
Sandy Heath (Central Bedfordshire, England) Full Freeview trans
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Helen290 I have lost ITV3 and Drama channels in the last 2 weeks, which are the ones I watched the most. I have reset the Freeview a few times but am still unable to pi
Details of BBC_Humberside DAB radio station
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StevensOnln1 Alan Langler: KCFM is broadcast on the Lincolnshire mux which extended its coverage to include Hull last year, not the Humberside mux which carries BBC Humbersi
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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Dan Hi Please can anyone tell me if there are any problems receiving COM7, (BBC News HD, Al Jazeera English HD and RT HD) In Portsmouth PO1?This website sugges
Bromsgrove (Worcestershire, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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MikeB Marc Sterland: The website says their not - why do you think they are?
Sandy Heath (Central Bedfordshire, England) Full Freeview trans
MikeP Helen290:There is a hill just under 10km from you in the direction of the Sandy Heath transmitter. If that has trees it is likely to cause reception problem
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
MikeP Angela Rennie:We need a full post code so we can determoine what the transmission and reception conditions are for your exact location. As there is no repor
Pontop Pike (County Durham, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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Sandra bousfield How do I tune in my TVs Ariel from s/w to n/e signal
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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MikeB Rodney Coleman: You havn t give a postcode, so we have no idea what your signal should be like. However, you ve evidently lost a mux, so check signal strength
Our digital signal for ITV has disappeared in the last week -
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StevensOnln1 Anthony Chiocchi: Try replacing the cable from the wall socket to your TV first as it may be that the plug has become damaged (quite common, especially if the p
Can I stop paying Sky and use my satellite receiver to get Free
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MikeB Heather: The TV has freeview HD built in - read the manual on how to connect it to an actual aerial.
Belmont (Lincolnshire, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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F Valentine 10 Jan 2016We are experiencing poor reception on Freeview channels (all) and DAB and FM radio. Is this a local interference problem, or is everybody affect
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Gordon Yesterday (9 January) ITV3 and DRAMA could not be received by my TV in RG8 9NG: - signal too week: a repeated rescan has failed to find them and they dropped o
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
MikeP Dan:Before you try to retune, you must check all your aerial connections first. They must be clean and tight with no chance of slipping out.You should
Pontop Pike (County Durham, England) Full Freeview transmitter
MikeP Sandra Bousfield:You do not retune a TV aerial. The availability of of any particular region depends on what the transmitter is set to radiate. To find th
Can I stop paying Sky and use my satellite receiver to get Free
MikeP Heather:Further to that said by MikeB, you *have* to use an aerial to get Freeview of any sort. Do you have an aerial fitted to your home? If not you need t
Fenton (Stoke-on-Trent, England) Full Freeview transmitter
MikeP Steve:I have worked in the TV industry since 1960. The concept of RF signals causing illness has been mooted for many years and has no validity unless you a
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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DaveS HiI m getting awful reception on PSB2, but all OK on the other muxes. This applies whether I use the PVR or the tuner in the TV, so I m pretty sure it s
Winter Hill (Bolton, England) transmitter
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StevensOnln1 Kathryn Hitchen: If you re suffering with 4G interference you should contact an organisation called AT800 (see link below) who will provide a free plug-in filte
Our digital signal for ITV has disappeared in the last week -
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Anthony Chiocchi StevensOnln1: Thanks for coming back to me. I will try your advice.When we moved into the flat there was no aerial, so I put one in the loft, this was about
Preseli (Pembrokeshire, Wales) DAB transmitter
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T holland When is cardigan in west Wales going to get a DAB radio signal ?
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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Dan MikeP:Sorry if I ve confused you.We don t have an installation yet but am planning one in the next few months. So it will be brand new by a good compan
Winter Hill (Bolton, England) transmitter
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deborah hi, i seem to have lost a few freeview channels such as itvbe back in december. i have re tuned and tried moving the arial but i am at a loss to get the channel
Pontop Pike (County Durham, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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John Hewett Why is the signal strength of Radio 4 FM from Pontop Pike less than the other BBC FM radio stations?
Full technical details of Freeview
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Stef Neumann Mike P.Thank you for your speedy reply. Sorry I missed it initially, the Email me Updates setting appears inoperative.I ve managed to fix th
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
MikeP Dan:If you click on the digitaluk trade link at the bottom of your post, or try
Full technical details of Freeview
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MikeB MikeP: My (split leads) were put together by a rigger using F fittings, simply because they are less likely to come apart and are a more reliable signal.BTW
Zingzing TV Listings
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Terry Pink Zingzing just became unuseable. Why do they do these pointless updates.
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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kim kim: served: Rowridge, area: Eastleigh, Hants: 9 January, and the channels which said no video (10,20,21,26,etc) from Com4 are all back. I did nothing.
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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MikeB geoff hall: The Americans wernt to the moon, but they checked out systems first.Look at RTI s link - Malvern currently has a weak signal today, probably due
Whitehawk Hill (Brighton and Hove, England) Full Freeview trans
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GARY My strongest signal in Woodingdean BN2 6UE for BBC stations is channel 60. Why is it that when it rains my TV and digital BBC radio reception breaks up? Normall
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
MikeP Kim:In my many years of experience with both analogue and digital TV, the broadcasters have never announced anything about atmospheric conditions as that is
Whitehawk Hill (Brighton and Hove, England) Full Freeview trans
MikeP Gary:It is possible that your aerial system has a problem that lets water into the cables which would affect some signals more than others. The solution is
Tacolneston (Norfolk, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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MikeB Hilary Woodward: It is an absolute pain, and a joke when there are supposedly no reported problems with the Tacolneston transmitter.Since there ISN T a pr
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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MikeB Ed Hopper: You didn t give a signal strength for that mux, but you did say it was high in all weather conditions . Check what that high means. Usually, a n
Tacolneston (Norfolk, England) Full Freeview transmitter
MikeP Hillary Woodward:Further to that said by MikeB, I strongly suggest that you make some investigations first. Check what the reported signal strength is for a
Map of all DAB transmitters
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StevensOnln1 tomme: Are you able to receive other stations on the London 2 multiplex such as BBC Radio London or LBC News?
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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Michael King My aerial is mounted externally above the roof line. My Post Code is BN16 4DH. Tonight Saturday 14th Jan 17 whilst watching Channel 4 4HD @ between
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Robert Purchased DAB radio Christmas 2016 to obtain Sputnik radio. Today 15 January station is unobtainable why is that? My postcode CM95DG
Can I use my digital freeview box abroad and receive English ch
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StevensOnln1 orhan: Freeview is broadcast from ground based transmitters in the UK and is certainly not receivable in Turkey. Your Freeview HD PVR might be able to receive T
Freeview reception has changed? | Freeview Interference
MikeP Michael Brookes:Though you have not given a full post code, which is needed to determine which transmitter you use and what the reception conditions are lik
Rowridge (Isle Of Wight, England) transmitter
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MikeB MikeP: One other possibility occurs to me. Yes, adverts are louder than problems, I think due to the assumption that we all turn down the volume during ads. But