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Carnmoney Hill (Northern Ireland) DAB transmitter

sa_gmapsGoogle mapsa_bingBing mapsa_gearthGoogle Earthsa_gps54.676,-5.930 or 54°40'35"N 5°55'48"W

This transmitter has no current reported problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Carnmoney Hill (Northern Ireland) transmitter.

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Wednesday, 26 December 2012
James Luke
2:28 PM

who owns the Carnmoney transmitter?
When can we expect the full range of freeview
that Divis provides.

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Dave Lindsay

2:40 PM

James Luke: Transmitter sites are owned by Arqiva.

The full complement of channels are never likely to broadcast from Carnmoney Hill and 1,000 plus small relays.

The broadcasters who hold the licences for the multiplexes that don't transmit from Carnmoney consider it not worth their while to do so. They operate purely for profit and have no "Public Service" obligation under the law.

It is therefore not down to the transmitting station owner that the Commercial broadcasters don't wish to transmit.

See here for an explanation:

Londonderry transmitter | - 10 years of independent, free digital TV advice

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