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Freeview reception at TA4 4NZ


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 TA44NZ (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 5G-at-700MHz services that may interfere with Freeview reception. For actual mobile device reception prediction (at 800-960MHz and 1710-2170MHz) see these phone operator's mapping sites: Three O2 EE VM

Predicted Freeview channel list

E4 (Wales)Wenvoe COM4
1BBC One (SD)Wenvoe WalesPSB1
2BBC TwoWenvoe WalesPSB1
3ITV 1 (SD)Wenvoe WalesPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Wenvoe WalesPSB2
 
5Channel 5Wenvoe WalesPSB2
6ITV 2Wenvoe WalesPSB2
8Made in CardiffWenvoe LCF
9BBC FourWenvoe WalesPSB1
10ITV3Wenvoe WalesPSB2
 
11Sky MixWenvoe COM5
12QuestWenvoe COM6
13E4Wenvoe WalesPSB2
14Film4Wenvoe WalesPSB2
15Channel 4 +1Wenvoe WalesPSB2
 
17ReallyWenvoe COM5
18More4Wenvoe WalesPSB2
19DaveWenvoe COM5
20DramaWenvoe COM4
215USAWenvoe COM4
 
23BBC ThreeWenvoe WalesPSB1
25WWenvoe COM6
26ITV4Wenvoe WalesPSB2
27YesterdayWenvoe COM6
28ITVBeWenvoe WalesPSB2
 
29ITV2 +1Wenvoe COM4
30E4 +1Wenvoe WalesPSB2
31E4 ExtraWenvoe COM5
325STARWenvoe COM4
335ActionWenvoe COM4
 
34GREAT! moviesWenvoe COM6
35ITV1 +1Wenvoe WalesPSB2
36Sky ArtsWenvoe COM5
38Channel 5 +1Wenvoe COM4
39DMAXWenvoe COM6
 
40Quest RedWenvoe COM5
41LegendWenvoe COM4
43Food NetworkWenvoe COM5
44HGTVWenvoe COM6
465SELECTWenvoe PSB3
 
47Film4 +1Wenvoe COM5
48ChallengeWenvoe COM5
494sevenWenvoe COM5
52GREAT! romanceWenvoe COM6
56That's TV (UK)Wenvoe COM6
 
57Dave ja vuWenvoe COM4
58ITVBe +1Wenvoe COM4
59ITV3 +1Wenvoe COM4
60Drama +1Wenvoe COM5
61GREAT! movies extraWenvoe COM6
 
63GREAT! romance mixWenvoe COM6
64BlazeWenvoe COM4
65That's TV 2Wenvoe COM5
67TRUE CRIMEWenvoe COM4
68TRUE CRIME XTRAWenvoe COM4
 
70Quest +1Wenvoe COM5
71That’s 60sWenvoe COM6
73HobbyMakerWenvoe COM6
74Yesterday +1Wenvoe COM5
75That's 90sWenvoe COM5
 
78TCCWenvoe COM4
81Blaze +1Wenvoe COM4
82Talking Pictures TVWenvoe COM6
83Together TVWenvoe COM4
84PBS AmericaWenvoe COM6
 
89ITV4 +1Wenvoe COM4
91WildEarthWenvoe COM4
101BBC One HDWenvoe PSB3
102BBC Two HDWenvoe PSB3
103UTV HDWenvoe PSB3
 
103STV HDWenvoe PSB3
103ITV 1 HDWenvoe PSB3
104Channel 4 HDWenvoe PSB3
105Channel 5 HDWenvoe PSB3
106BBC Four HDWenvoe PSB3
 
107BBC Three HDWenvoe PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDWenvoe PSB3
110Channel 4 HD (Wales)Wenvoe PSB3
201CBBCWenvoe WalesPSB1
202CBeebiesWenvoe WalesPSB1
 
204CBBC HDWenvoe PSB3
205CBeebies HDWenvoe PSB3
209Ketchup TVWenvoe COM4
210Ketchup TooWenvoe COM4
211YAAAS!Wenvoe COM4
 
231BBC NewsWenvoe WalesPSB1
232BBC ParliamentWenvoe WalesPSB1
233Sky NewsWenvoe COM5
235Al Jazeera EngWenvoe COM6
267Al Jazeera EnglishWenvoe COM4
 

 

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Comments
Sunday, 29 September 2013
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dave
1:07 AM
Peterborough

The Digital signal is poor to say the least 53% on the lower arrays - and as low as 42% at high pressure times - bring back morborne transmitter - we have been hoodwinked into believing the new format and mast locations/arrays will be better - but Its a raymond baxter promise - I for one am not happy with reception. need to have a mast on my bungalow that is 20 feet higher - totally impractical - #dupedbytheboffinsagain


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Neil Killip
11:33 AM

Re my earlier posts on reception issues with com4 from Waltham. Freeview insist I should be on Sandy although locally in the village (Drayton) everyone is on Waltham, and I have seen your comments on computer predictions. Also the Sandy Heath map on this siteshows the Welland Valley LE16 8 RQ in shadow. How can I force a terrain plot for my location on the Sandy Heath page to see if I am in line of sight to Sandy?
Up to now I can only do this to Waltham which your site says is my correct Transmitter.


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Jean Foister
11:34 AM
Ryde

We are not on Rowridge as we face Portsmouth and are directly onto the Solent. Too many obsticals for us to get Rowridge.

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jb38
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

12:45 PM

Neil Killip: Although you may well have been informed that Sandy rather than Waltham should provide a better signal at the location given I cant quite understand why, as a terrain prediction from both Waltham and Sandy indicates that the signal path is obstructed from both stations but with Sandy being a tad worse, therefore I can only assume that the Freeview advisor was looking at UK Digital's reception predictor when the statement was made.

Links to all referred to can be seen by opening the undermentioned links, the first being Digital UK's reception prediction.


Coverage Checker - Detailed View



Terrain between ( m a.g.l.) and (antenna m a.g.l.) - Optimising UK DTT Freeview and Radio aerial location




Terrain between ( m a.g.l.) and (antenna m a.g.l.) - Optimising UK DTT Freeview and Radio aerial location



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DaveH
12:47 PM
Southampton

Same as Kate for Hannington, SO18 Bitterne Park area. Rotten service for a week, have used a (basic) DVB signal meter this morning attached directly to aerial on roof, signal there is a max of 50dB, none at TV end of wire, wire undamaged. Aerial pointing 10 degrees east of due north directly at Hannington, no visible line of sight blockages so ought to be getting a good signal.
Please fix this BBC

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jamie stevens
sentiment_satisfiedSilver

12:59 PM

DaveH

I fitted a new aerial to a customers house In the middle of the forest pointing to Hannington, they had issues for a while but like many had major issues this week.

I fitted the new aerial on Thursday this week which had an amplifier so also used a 4G filter, checked with them today and the service has been perfect since install on all 7 TV's in their house.

based on this I think its safe to say its not a transmitter issue.

You might need a 4G filter or possibly you have other issues.

I did fit the new aerial a few feet along the building from the current old aerial location giving it a better reception.

Also re your meter, these are rubbish, they will only give you a signal strength and not quality, this is a big problem as the quality of reception is the most important thing.
It is very easy to have a high strength but poor quality, you are actually better to have a low signal but perfect quality.

regards

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DaveH
1:51 PM
Southampton

jamie stevens: thanks Jamie, I realise the meters are dismal, I was using it principally to orientate the aerial as best I could
ie turn aerial to left until all signal is lost, note position, then turn to right until signal lost, note position, then move aerial to the mid-point, this ended up pointing 10 degrees off north which this website indicates is the Hannington location, so it worked in that way.
Agreed- signal quality is most important. Interested to know 4g may be causing grief, I hadn't been aware of that - will investigate that further
Cheers for the heads-up!

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mike
2:09 PM
Wisbech

Wisbech on sandy heath reception poor at best whats going on

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r williams
2:58 PM

An expert tv aerial fitter tells me the problems at present are caused by unusually high pressure in the upper stratoshere.Hope hes right.

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HoodedOracle
3:32 PM

Ever since they have started work on the mendip transmitter... No signal at all! Before it was fine using BTVision box. I live in Weston s Mare. I have had to resort to buying a freesat box utilising the dish that was left on our building by previous owners. I just want to know how long are they going to take with these planned works all over uk. They have disrupted loads of peoples viewing.

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