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Freeview reception at DL12 9NL


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 0 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of DL129NL (page shows closest 10)

What do the map symbols mean?

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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)Bilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
2BBC TwoBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
3ITV (SD)Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
5Channel 5Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
 
6ITV 2Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
9BBC FourBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
10ITV3Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
11Sky ArtsBilsdale COM5
12QuestBilsdale COM4
 
13E4Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
14Film4Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
15Channel 4 +1Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
17ReallyBilsdale COM5
18More4Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
 
19DaveBilsdale COM5
20DramaBilsdale COM4
215USABilsdale COM4
23CCXTVBilsdale COM4
24ITV4Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
 
25YesterdayBilsdale COM6
27ITV2 +1Bilsdale COM4
28E4 +1Bilsdale COM5
294MusicBilsdale COM5
305STARBilsdale COM4
 
31Paramount NetworkBilsdale COM4
32Sony MoviesBilsdale COM6
33ITV +1Bilsdale Tyne TeesPSB2
34MeritBilsdale com7
34pickBilsdale COM5
 
37DMAXBilsdale COM6
38Quest RedBilsdale COM5
39CBS JusticeBilsdale COM6
40Sony Movies ActionBilsdale COM4
41Food NetworkBilsdale COM5
 
42HGTVBilsdale COM6
44Channel 5 +1Bilsdale COM4
45Film4 +1Bilsdale COM5
46ChallengeBilsdale COM5
474sevenBilsdale COM5
 
545SELECTBilsdale COM4
56Smithsonian ChannelBilsdale COM5
58ITV3 +1Bilsdale COM4
59ITV4 +1Bilsdale COM4
63BlazeBilsdale COM4
 
64FreeSportsBilsdale com7
66CBS RealityBilsdale COM4
67CBS DramaBilsdale COM6
70Horror ChannelBilsdale COM4
72Quest Red +1Bilsdale com7
 
74Shopping Quarter Bilsdale PSB3
75Yesterday +1Bilsdale COM5
76Quest +1Bilsdale COM5
77TCCBilsdale COM4
79Dave ja vuBilsdale COM6
 
80Blaze +1Bilsdale COM4
81Talking Pictures TVBilsdale COM6
83NOW 80sBilsdale com7
86More4 +1Bilsdale com7
87Together TVBilsdale COM5
 
88Together TV +1Bilsdale com7
91PBS AmericaBilsdale COM6
93PBS America +1Bilsdale com7
96Forces TVBilsdale com7
97ITVBe +1Bilsdale COM4
 
101BBC One HDBilsdale PSB3
102BBC Two HDBilsdale PSB3
103STV HDBilsdale PSB3
103ITV HDBilsdale PSB3
103UTV HDBilsdale PSB3
 
104Channel 4 HDBilsdale PSB3
105Channel 5 HDBilsdale PSB3
106BBC Four HDBilsdale com7
107BBC News HDBilsdale com7
108BBC Scotland HDBilsdale PSB3
 
113RT HDBilsdale com7
114Quest HDBilsdale com7
201CBBCBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
202CBeebiesBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
203CITVBilsdale COM4
 
204CBBC HDBilsdale PSB3
205CBeebies HDBilsdale com7
211KetchupBilsdale COM4
231BBC NewsBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
232BBC ParliamentBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1
 
233Sky NewsBilsdale COM5
234RTBilsdale COM6
235Aljazeera EnglishBilsdale COM6
601BBC Red ButtonBilsdale North East and CumbriaPSB1

 

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Comments
Monday, 25 March 2019
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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

6:45 PM

Elena-Elizabeth: There are no reported problems with the Lancaster transmitter and at 4km away you should be getting a good signal. Have you checked for any loose or damaged cables or connections behind your TV? Retuning was a bad idea, as you have now deleted the missing channels when they were previously correctly tuned.

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MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

8:17 PM

Kimberly :

Obtaining signals from your neighbours internet connection is not permissible. You need your own internet connection connected to your own TV set.

Your problem could be that your neighbour has realised you have been purloining signals via WiFi and has changed the passwords s/he uses to prevent your unauthorised access.



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MikeP's 3,055 posts PT
Monday, 22 April 2019
D
D. A. Brown
10:28 PM
Stockton-on-tees

Can anyone explain why every time a I put my Humax Freeview PVR into standby I loose Coms 6 & 7.

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D. A. Brown
10:37 PM
Stockton-on-tees

Whoops please disregard last query I meant coms 7 & 8.

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Tuesday, 23 April 2019
MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

9:24 PM

D A Brown:

I can only assume that the box is faulty if it is not storing the settings for COMs 7 &8.



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MikeP's 3,055 posts GB
Wednesday, 24 April 2019
C
Corrieri
9:31 AM
Kinross

Why is freeview reception so bad in Kinross? Despite boosters and roof top aerial. Also a local relay station we still do not get good reception and full range of channels. Why? Even BBC1 and 2 are patchy when we are paying a license for these.

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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

1:21 PM

Corrieri: Please provide a full postcode so that we can see where you are in relation to the transmitter and your predicted signal strength etc. Kinross is a Freeview Lite relay covering only around 3,000 houses and is not considered to be worthwhile by the commercial broadcasters to provide their full range of channels given the costs involved and the small number of additional viewers they would gain. If you want more channels, look at getting Freesat.

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MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

9:14 PM

Corrieri:

The Licence Fee is so that you are allowed to receive any 'live' TV broadcasts, not just the BBC services. Look at the explanation on the TV Licensing Website:
TV Licensing


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Wednesday, 1 May 2019
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Beverley Tennant
12:28 PM
Cardiff

Please can you tell me if I Am I able to get a signal for a portable TV for personal use at the University Hospital (Heath Hospital) Cardiff CF14 4XW. Also, whether I will need a booster aerial. Many thanks.

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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

3:52 PM

Beverley Tennant: You're predicted to get a strong signal from the Wenvoe transmitter (only 8km away) so you may be able to get good reception with an indoor aerial, particularly if you are on the West/South West side of the building.

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