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Freeview reception at DE56 4DA

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 2 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of DE564DA (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)Ambergate East MidlandsPSB1
2BBC TwoAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
3ITV (SD)Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
5Channel 5Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
6ITV 2Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
9BBC FourAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
10ITV3Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
13E4Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
14Film4Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
15Channel 4 +1Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
18More4Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
23BBC ThreeAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
25ITV4Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
30E4 +1Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
35ITV +1Ambergate Central (East)PSB2
73Shopping Quarter Ambergate PSB3
101BBC One HDAmbergate PSB3
102BBC Two HDAmbergate PSB3
103STV HDAmbergate PSB3
103UTV HDAmbergate PSB3
103ITV HDAmbergate PSB3
104Channel 4 HDAmbergate PSB3
105Channel 5 HDAmbergate PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDAmbergate PSB3
201CBBCAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
202CBeebiesAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
204CBBC HDAmbergate PSB3
231BBC NewsAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
232BBC ParliamentAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1
250BBC Red ButtonAmbergate East MidlandsPSB1


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Wednesday, 22 June 2022

6:57 PM

jimmy: You should be able to get a good signal from Rosneath using a vertically polarized aerial (elements pointing up and down) on a compass bearing of 292 degrees. Blackheath is only predicted to provide a good signal on the PSB3 and local TV multiplexs, all others are predicted to be poor or variable.

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StevensOnln1's 3,326 posts GB
10:08 PM

StevensOnln1: Thanks very much that's good news it's sheltered accom so they will have it set up. We just didn't know if the accom was getting full FS service or not but if that area is capable then it will indeed be set up for it. The woman showing her around didn't know. She will be pleased. I live at Dumbarton East myself on Glasgow Rd and we can only get the light service from Millburn.

Thanks again for the quick reply!

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jimmy's 6 posts US
10:39 PM

StevensOnln1: Thanks again I will look into this and see if I can get an ariel.

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