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Freeview reception at RG22 4XX


For reliable and stable Freeview reception, you need an unobstructed path between the TV aerial on your roof and the digital TV transmitter. The map below shows the transmitters predicted to provide a signal at this location.

You can click on any transmitter symbol to show the coverage area as a green overlay on the map. Double click on a transmitter symbol to go to the transmitter information page.

You can also view the ten closest potential '4G-at-800' mobile phone masts within 1.5km of the selected location - these masts may be used for 4G-at-800 mobile broadband services from 2013-2015.

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There are 5 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of RG224XX (page shows closest 10)

What do the map symbols mean?

 EE,  Multiple operators,  O2,  3,  Vodafone,  location on line-of-sight,  Selected location,  Freeview transmitter,  Freeview light transmitter,  Engineering/fault today.

These icons show the potential locations for 4G-at-700MHz services that may interfere with Freeview reception at some point from 2020 when the 5G 700MHz services start.

For actual mobile phone reception prediction (at 800-960MHz and 1710-2170MHz) see these phone operator's mapping sites: Three O2 T-Mobile EE Virgin

Predicted Freeview channel list

1BBC One (SD)Hannington SouthPSB1
2BBC TwoHannington SouthPSB1
3ITV (SD)Hannington MeridianPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Hannington MeridianPSB2
5Channel 5 (SD)Hannington MeridianPSB2
 
6ITV 2Hannington MeridianPSB2
7Thats OxfordOxford LOX
8LONDON LIVECrystal Palace LW
9BBC FourHannington SouthPSB1
10ITV3Hannington MeridianPSB2
 
11pickHannington COM5
12QuestHannington COM4
13E4Hannington MeridianPSB2
14Film4Hannington MeridianPSB2
15Channel 4 +1Hannington MeridianPSB2
 
17ReallyHannington COM5
18More4Hannington MeridianPSB2
19DaveHannington COM5
20DramaHannington COM4
215USAHannington COM4
 
23CCXTVHannington COM5
24ITV4Hannington MeridianPSB2
25YesterdayHannington COM6
27ITV2 +1Hannington COM4
28E4 +1Hannington COM5
 
294MusicHannington COM5
305STARHannington COM4
31Paramount NetworkHannington COM4
32Sony MoviesHannington COM6
33ITV +1Hannington MeridianPSB2
 
34ITV3 +1Hannington COM4
37DMAXHannington COM6
38Quest RedHannington COM5
39CBS JusticeHannington COM6
40Sony Movies ActionHannington COM4
 
41Food NetworkHannington COM5
42HGTVHannington COM6
44Channel 5 +1Hannington COM4
45Film4 +1Hannington COM5
46ChallengeHannington COM5
 
474sevenHannington COM5
545SELECTHannington COM4
57Smithsonian ChannelHannington COM5
58ITVBe +1Hannington COM4
59ITV4 +1Hannington COM4
 
63BlazeHannington COM4
64FreeSportsHannington com7
66CBS RealityHannington COM4
67CBS DramaHannington COM6
70Horror ChannelHannington COM4
 
72Quest Red +1Hannington com7
74Shopping Quarter Hannington PSB3
75Yesterday +1Hannington COM5
76Quest +1Hannington COM5
77TCCHannington COM4
 
78Now 70sHannington COM5
79Dave ja vuHannington COM6
80Blaze +1Hannington COM4
81Talking Pictures TVHannington COM6
83NOW 80sHannington com7
 
86More4 +1Hannington com7
88Together TVHannington COM5
89Together TV +1Hannington com7
91PBS AmericaHannington COM6
92Pick +1Hannington com7
 
93PBS America +1Hannington com7
96Forces TVHannington com7
101BBC One HDHannington PSB3
102BBC Two HDHannington PSB3
103STV HDHannington PSB3
 
103ITV HDHannington PSB3
103UTV HDHannington PSB3
104Channel 4 HDHannington PSB3
105Channel 5 HDHannington PSB3
106BBC Four HDHannington com7
 
107BBC News HDHannington com7
108BBC Scotland HDHannington PSB3
113RT HDHannington com7
114Quest HDHannington com7
201CBBCHannington SouthPSB1
 
202CBeebiesHannington SouthPSB1
203CITVHannington COM4
204CBBC HDHannington PSB3
209CBeebies HDHannington com7
211Ketchup TVHannington COM4
 
231BBC NewsHannington SouthPSB1
232BBC ParliamentHannington SouthPSB1
233Sky NewsHannington COM5
234RTHannington COM6
235Aljazeera EnglishHannington COM6
 
250BBC Red ButtonHannington SouthPSB1

 

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Comments
Monday, 4 February 2019
D
Dave
7:56 PM
Wallingford

StevensOnln1: OK many thanks.

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Dave's 3 posts GB
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Andrew Tonkin
8:08 PM
Tadcaster

"When you click on a diagram, you will see map with the location selected shown with this symbol: ."

No you don't. Doesn't work.

And the website generally is a bit too muddled thesedays

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Andrew Tonkin's 3 posts GB
Tuesday, 5 February 2019
MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

2:01 PM

Andrew Tonkin:

Works correctly for me!

We contributors know that the site owner has other commitments and there is a need for further updating of several details. If you require details of transmitters and the channels used, please go to the Digital UK Coverage Checker - that's one of the sources we use.



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MikeP's 3,055 posts GB
Sunday, 10 February 2019
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Richard Thorndycroft
2:34 PM

I am a Stroke Survivor getting totally fed up with my digital service which is costing me nearly ?100 per month for a service which is nothing but a rehash of programmes that has been on television before & virtually do nothing for me but to allow me to view the 5 documentary channels that actually are of interest to me I have to pay through the nose for all of the dross before I can get to the channels that actually interest me. I would dearly love to get on 'Freeview' (which would cost me nothing) but am finding it v. difficult due to the mental disabilities that my Stroke has left me with I would pay if necessary to have 'Freeserve' set up for me if whoever is doing the job could guarantee success but it would appear that nobody is interested in taking on the task.

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Richard Thorndycroft's 2 posts GB
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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

3:04 PM

Richard Thorndycroft: If you're paying ?100 per month then I'm guessing that you've subscribed to either Sky or Virgin cable. If you have Sky, cancelling your subscription will still leave you with all of the free channels available through your Sky box (although you won't be able to record them or play back any previous recordings).

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StevensOnln1's 2,834 posts GB
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
L
Lesley
4:19 PM

I have no signal on my TV - near to Shatton Edge transmitter. When will this start working again??

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Lesley's 1 post GB
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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

5:05 PM

Lesley: The Shatton Edge page has an engineering post showing that work is taking place today. They don't generally provide finish times but the transmitter will most likely be back on by the time it gets dark. Do not attempt to retune.

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StevensOnln1's 2,834 posts GB
Friday, 22 February 2019
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VMac
2:28 PM
Glasgow

I live in a flat that has NO roof aerial and not much of a chance of getting one installed (lots of landlords with owners registered abroad). I am floor 2 and 3 of a 5 story building. I received only terrestrial tv channels through a cable box (not virgin, a DVB cable digibox - house previously had virgin) and recently the signals started to die off. I have two TV's in my house with freeview built in and have never been able to pick it up. I am endeavouring to do this now and last week I purchased a "Freeview HDTV Aerial - True 50 Mile Multidirectional antenna with 4G filter for maximum Freeview/UHF/VHF/FM/USB TV Tuner/DVB-T/DVB-T2/DAB radio reception" indoor aerial, which is mounted on the window. Finally I have managed to pick up a signal, but am only receiving PSB1 and COM5 channels?? I have BBC1, 2, 4, CBeebies, Tony Pop, Sony Crime, Sony Crime +1, BBC Alba and Sony Movies +1. Unfortunately I am not picking up any other channels and the BBC ones are rather pixelated. I have just ordered a "Signal Booster, SLx TV Single Output Amplifier 27828HSR With Integrated 4G Filter - Improve Picture Quality And Channel Reception - Boost Your HD TV/FM/DAB Signal. 1 Way - For HD and Freeview".

Is there any chance that I will be able to pick up Freeview TV? Or, using the methods above, if I am not going to pick them up, have you got any suggestions as I do not own all of the block in which I live, have no roof access and will not be able to get a roof aerial installed. Please help, wits end!!!

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VMac's 1 post GB
MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

11:19 PM

VMac:

We need you to provide a full post code so we can see what the predicted reception is like at your location. However, from the descrip[tion you give of your accommodation is is jighly unlikely that you will get any reliable reception using the indoor aerial you have - unless you are close to the transmitter and it is visible from you windows (TV signals don't like travelling through walls or metal framed windows).

You only alternative is to use an internet connection to watch streamed services - as long as you have a sufficiently fast broadband service available in the apartment.

As you have no access tot he roof, and no permission to fit anything there, you cannot add either and aerial for Freeview or a dish for Freesat or Sky.



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MikeP's 3,055 posts PT
Sunday, 24 February 2019
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Michael Callaghan
6:45 PM
Great Yarmouth

We are been having problems with the TV signal in great Yarmouth area for a number of weeks now , we are not the only one , lots of people social network have stated they have lost there signal again yet your site shows no problems with the transmitter , it goes off at different times of the day , isn't it time someone check the records at the transmitter for faults and fix them , so we in this area can enjoy watching TV instead of a blank screen

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Michael Callaghan's 1 post GB
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