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The symbol shows the location of the Burbage (Derbyshire, England) transmitter which serves 2,000 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.

Are there any planned engineering works or unexpected transmitter faults on the Burbage (Derbyshire, England) mast?

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: Off the air due to a fault from 27 Nov 04:03 until 27 Nov 04:05. . BBC


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Which Freeview channels does the Burbage 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.

MuxH/VFrequencyHeightModeWatts
PSB1
BBCA
 V max
C47 (682.0MHz)380mDTG-33W
Channel icons
1 BBC One (SD) North West, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 250 BBC Red Button, plus 16 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C41+ (634.2MHz)380mDTG-33W
Channel icons
3 ITV (SD) (Granada), 4 Channel 4 (SD) North ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 13 E4, 14 Film4, 15 Channel 4 +1 North ads, 18 More4, 25 ITV4, 29 E4 +1, 34 ITV +1 (Granada),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C44 (658.0MHz)380mDTG-63W
Channel icons
72 Shopping Quarter , 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV Granada), 104 Channel 4 HD North ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 204 CBBC HD, plus 1 others

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 52 Freeview channels?

the effected channels
the effected channels
the effected channels
the effected channels

The Burbage (Derbyshire, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4Music, 4seven, 5SELECT, 5STAR, 5USA, Aljazeera English, BBC Four HD, BBC News HD, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBeebies HD, CBS Drama, CBS Justice, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, YAAAS!, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, Film4 +1, Food Network, Forces TV, FreeSports, GB News, GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies action, HGTV, Horror Channel, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, More4 +1, Now 70s, Paramount Network, PBS America +1, pick, Quest +1, Quest Red, Quest Red +1, Really, RT HD, Sky Arts, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, Together TV, Yesterday +1.

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 Burbage transmitter?

regional news image
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 35km northwest (316°)
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
regional news image
ITV Granada Reports 3.1m homes 11.6%
from Salford M50 2EQ, 35km northwest (316°)
to ITV Granada region - 80 masts.

How will the Burbage (Derbyshire, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

1984-971997-981998-20092009-1331 Mar 2018-
B E TB E TB E TB E K TB E K T
C41ITVwavesITVwavesITVwaves+D3+4D3+4
C44BBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBCBBBCB
C47C4wavesC4wavesC4wavesBBCABBCA
C51tv_offBBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBC2waves

tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) after November 2020 - more
Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
green background for transmission frequencies
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W T
waves denotes analogue; digital switchover was 4 Nov 09 and 2 Dec 09.

How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?

Analogue 1-4 14W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-7dB) 2.8W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Winter Hill transmitter area

May 1956-Jul 1968Granada Television†
May 1956-Jul 1968Associated British Corporation◊
Jul 1968-Feb 2004Granada Television
Feb 2004-Dec 2014ITV plc
Feb 1983-Dec 1992TV-am•
Jan 1993-Sep 2010GMTV•
Sep 2010-Dec 2014ITV Daybreak•
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Burbage was not an original Channel 3 VHF 405-line mast: the historical information shown is the details of the company responsible for the transmitter when it began transmitting Channel 3.

Comments
Wednesday, 6 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
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11:32 PM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 today. [BBC]

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Thursday, 7 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

5:32 AM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 today to 00:21 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 yesterday to 22:51 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 today to 00:21 today. [BBC]

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Friday, 8 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

5:32 AM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 yesterday to 00:21 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 on 06 Apr to 22:51 on 06 Apr, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 yesterday to 00:21 yesterday. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
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8:31 PM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 yesterday to 00:21 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 yesterday to 00:21 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 on 06 Apr to 22:51 on 06 Apr. [BBC]

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Saturday, 9 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

5:31 AM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 on 06 Apr to 22:51 on 06 Apr, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
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5:31 PM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:36 on 06 Apr to 22:51 on 06 Apr. [BBC]

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Monday, 11 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
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5:31 AM

BURBAGE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 22:53 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 22:53 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 00:15 on 07 Apr to 00:21 on 07 Apr. [BBC]

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Dave
9:04 AM

TV went off last night just before 11pm tried to reset tv this morning still no reception.

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KMJ,Derby
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9:16 AM

Dave: BBC Radio Derby reported that there were signal problems in Buxton and surrounding areas due to a power failure at Buxton.

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B Staden
9:20 AM

Free view went off last night and is still off. TV works ok on BT TV and Now TV

Postcode SK176DX

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