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Freeview reception at KA30 8SN


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 KA308SN (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)Rothesay ScotlandPSB1
2BBC TwoRothesay ScotlandPSB1
3STV (SD)Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
5Channel 5Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
6ITV 2Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
7BBC AlbaRothesay ScotlandPSB1
10ITV3Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
13E4Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
14Film4Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
15Channel 4 +1Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
18More4Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
23BBC ThreeRothesay ScotlandPSB1
24BBC Four (Scotland SD)Rothesay ScotlandPSB1
25ITV4Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
30E4 +1Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
35STV+1Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
35ITV +1Rothesay STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
73Shopping Quarter Rothesay PSB3
101BBC One HDRothesay PSB3
 
102BBC Two HDRothesay PSB3
103STV HDRothesay PSB3
103UTV HDRothesay PSB3
103ITV HDRothesay PSB3
104Channel 4 HDRothesay PSB3
 
105Channel 5 HDRothesay PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDRothesay PSB3
201CBBCRothesay ScotlandPSB1
202CBeebiesRothesay ScotlandPSB1
204CBBC HDRothesay PSB3
 
231BBC NewsRothesay ScotlandPSB1
232BBC ParliamentRothesay ScotlandPSB1
250BBC Red ButtonRothesay ScotlandPSB1

 

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Comments
Wednesday, 22 June 2022
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StevensOnln1
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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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jimmy
10:08 PM
Dumbarton

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
10:39 PM
Dumbarton

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

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Monday, 27 June 2022
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Glenn
11:14 AM

Hi, We have just moved into our new home and I trying to installed a TV Aerial in the loft, but I only get BBC channels. Did I point the aerial to the wrong direction? Can anyone tell me what direction I should point to please. I am living in Stratford Upon Avon and the transmitter is Lark Stoke.
Many thanks.

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Chris.SE
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1:48 PM

Glenn:

You should get all 6 multiplexes with no real problem providing you have a good Group K aerial (a wideband would probably do), it should be pointing compass bearing 181 degrees that's virtually due S, and the rods should be vertical. Make sure there are no large metal objects or thick walls on the line of sight.

Check in your TV tuning section that you are correctly tuning to Lark Stoke's UHF channels -
The UHF channels are C26, C23, C30, C33, C36, C48 that's in the multiplex order BBCA/PSB1, D3&4/PSB2, BBCB HD/PSB3,. SDN/COM4. ArqA/COM5 and ArqB/COM6.

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