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Freeview reception at KT24 5DX

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 3 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of KT245DX (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-800MHz services that may interfere with Freeview reception at some point from 2013 to 2017 when the 4G 800MHz 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 OneCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
2BBC TwoCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
3ITVCrystal Palace LondonPSB2
4Channel 4Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
5Channel 5Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
6ITV 2Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
8LONDON LIVECrystal PalaceLW
9BBC FourCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
10ITV3Crystal PalaceCOM4
11pickCrystal PalaceCOM5
12DaveCrystal PalaceCOM5
13Channel 4 +1Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
14More4Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
15Film4Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
17ReallyCrystal PalaceCOM5
184MusicCrystal PalaceCOM6
19YesterdayCrystal PalaceCOM6
20DramaCrystal PalaceCOM4
215 USACrystal PalaceCOM4
24ITV4Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
24ITV4 +1Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
25HomeCrystal PalaceCOM6
26ITV BeCrystal PalaceCOM4
27ITV 2 +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
28E4Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
29E4 +1Crystal PalaceCOM5
305STARCrystal PalaceCOM4
315SpikeCrystal PalaceCOM6
32Sony Movie ChCrystal PalaceCOM5
33ITV +1Crystal Palace LondonPSB2
34ITV3 +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
37QuestCrystal PalaceCOM4
38Quest RedCrystal PalaceCOM5
39CBS ActionCrystal PalaceCOM6
41Food NetworkCrystal PalaceCOM5
42Travel ChannelCrystal PalaceCOM6
44Channel 5 +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
45Film4 +1Crystal PalacePSB3
46ChallengeCrystal PalaceCOM5
474sevenCrystal PalaceCOM6
48Movies4MenCrystal PalaceCOM5
54My5Crystal PalaceCOM4
555STAR+1Crystal Palacecom8
565USA +1Crystal Palacecom7
575Spike 1Crystal Palacecom7
58ITV Be +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
59ITV4 +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
60Sony Crime Channel 2Crystal PalaceCOM5
61True EntertainmentCrystal PalaceCOM4
62True MoviesCrystal PalaceCOM6
63BlazeCrystal PalaceCOM4
64CBS Action +1Crystal Palacecom7
66CBS RealityCrystal PalaceCOM4
67CBS DramaCrystal Palacecom7
70Horror ChannelCrystal PalaceCOM4
71CBS Reality 1Crystal PalaceCOM6
72YourTVCrystal PalaceCOM5
73YourTV +1Crystal PalaceCOM6
79Dave ja vuCrystal PalaceCOM6
80Blaze +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
81Talking Pictures TVCrystal PalaceCOM6
82Vintage TVCrystal Palacecom7
83Quest +1Crystal PalaceCOM4
84Quest Red +1Crystal Palacecom7
86More4 1Crystal Palacecom8
87Keep It CountryCrystal Palacecom7
95FreesportsCrystal Palacecom8
96Forces TVCrystal Palacecom8
101BBC One HDCrystal PalacePSB3
102BBC Two HDCrystal PalacePSB3
103ITV HDCrystal PalacePSB3
103STV HDCrystal PalacePSB3
103UTV HDCrystal PalacePSB3
104Channel 4 HDCrystal PalacePSB3
105Channel 5 HDCrystal PalacePSB3
106BBC Four HDCrystal Palacecom8
107BBC News HDCrystal Palacecom7
108Al Jazeera Eng HDCrystal Palacecom7
109Channel 4+1 HDCrystal Palacecom7
1104seven HDCrystal Palacecom7
113RT HDCrystal Palacecom7
201CBBCCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
202CBeebiesCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
203CITVCrystal PalaceCOM4
204CBBC HDCrystal PalacePSB3
205CBeebies HDCrystal Palacecom8
211Ketchup TVCrystal PalaceCOM4
231BBC NewsCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
232BBC ParliamentCrystal Palace LondonPSB1
233Sky NewsCrystal PalaceCOM5
601BBC RB 1Crystal Palace LondonPSB1


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Show good and blocked paths from KT24 5DX for aerial height of ...

10m20m (Angel of the North)25m30m40m56m (Hyde Park Flats, Sheffield)62m (Monument)90m (Royal Liver Building, Liverpool)107m (Meridian Quay Tower, Swansea)115m (Bridgewater Place, Leeds)127m (Glasgow Tower)143m (Guy's Hospital)158m (Blackpool Tower)170m (Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth)180m (The Gherkin/BT Tower) 193m (Tower 42)235m (Canary Wharf)310m (The Shard)(default view)

Tuesday, 20 February 2018
P Mitchell
5:56 PM Macclesfield


Many thanks for explaining the situation.

You are absolutely right, of course, to say that the local transmitter has far fewer channels than the main transmitter at Winter Hill. I never knew that before today but, having checked the relevant link, I now see that the local transmitter is, in fact, doing an excellent job of transmitting every channel it has available and that my two TVs and DVR are doing an excellent job of receiving them - even though the total is only 20 TV channels.

Having today taken a short walk up and down the road outside my house, I see that some aerials are pointed towards Winter Hill while others are pointed towards the local transmitter.

Interestingly, If I cast my mind back 30 years when I moved into this house, I do now recall an aerial fitter explaining that the Winter Hill signal would be impeded by two large trees about 30 yards from the house and that the signal would be even worse in summer when they were in leaf.

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peter rance
6:01 PM

MikeB: ok i undestand that, so around 75% should be about right, as they are cheap ill get a few ,Thank you once again for your help

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Thursday, 22 February 2018
10:59 PM Stonehouse

We are at GL10 3BJ but receive our Freeview signal direct to the Mendip Transmitter. Out TV aerial is pointing to the Mendip Transmitter. Should our reception change in March 2018 please?

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