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Cow Hill (Highland, Scotland) DAB transmitter

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This transmitter has no current reported problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Cow Hill (Highland, Scotland) transmitter.

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Thursday, 4 September 2014
8:21 AM

Cow Hill

I think mains might have been off overnight. DAB was off at 0800h, now still intermittent and unusable. Tends to behave like that when the power has been off for a long period.

Tried to report on the BBC form but it is impossible.

I checked TV at 0800 also and at that time BBC1 HD sound was broken up a bit which can also happen after the power has been off but it recovers much quicker than DAB which takes ages to recover..

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