Freeview Light on the Alderney transmitter
|Google map||Bing map||Google Earth||49.714,-2.205 or 49°42'52"N 2°12'19"W|
The symbol shows the location of the Alderney transmitter which serves 1,000 homes. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.
This transmitter has no current reported problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Alderney transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Alderney transmitter broadcast?If you have any kind of Freeview fault, follow this Freeview reset procedure first.
Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
1 BBC One Channel Islands, 2 BBC Two Channel Islands, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC RB 1, plus 14 others 250 BBC Red Button, 700 BBC Radio 1, 701 BBC Radio 1Xtra, 702 BBC Radio 2, 703 BBC Radio 3, 704 BBC Radio 4, 705 BBC Radio 5 Live, 706 BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, 707 BBC Radio 6 Music, 708 BBC Radio 4 Extra, 709 BBC Asian Network, 710 BBC World Service, 719 BBC Jersey, 721 BBC Guernsey,
3 ITV (Channel), 4 Channel 4 South ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3 (Channel Islands onIy), 13 Channel 4 +1 South ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 24 ITV4 +1, 28 E4,
45 Film4 +1, 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 104 Channel 4 HD South ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 204 CBBC HD,
DTG-3 64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/3 40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)
Are you trying to watch these 0 Freeview channels?
The Alderney mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: .
If you want to watch these channels, your aerial must point to one of the 80 Full service Freeview transmitters. For more information see the will there ever be more services on the Freeview Light transmitters? page.
Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Alderney transmitter?
BBC Channel Islands News 0.0m homes 0.2%
from St Helier JE2 3PL, 1,467km west-southwest
to BBC Channel Islands region - 8 masts.
How will the Alderney transmission frequencies change over time?
|years||1984-97||1997-98||1998-2010||2010-13||2013-18||2013-17||30th Jun 2019-|
|aerial group||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||A B C/D E K VHF|
orange background for multiplexes names more
green background for transmission frequencies
lilac background for power levels in watts
800MHz band: 4G mobile started in 2013
700MHz band: 4G from 30 June 2020more
600MHz band: new or moved digital TV services more
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W
Italics for analogue, digital switchover was Wednesdays 17th November and 17th November 2010.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|BBCA, D3+4, BBCB||200W|
|Analogue 1-4||(-3dB) 100W|
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Fremont Point transmitter area