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Freeview Light on the Collafirth Hill transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Collafirth Hill transmitter which serves 700 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 Collafirth Hill mast?
COLLAFIRTH HILL transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 12:23 on 16 Jan to 12:27 on 16 Jan, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:23 on 16 Jan to 12:27 on 16 Jan.
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Which Freeview channels does the Collafirth Hill transmitter broadcast?
If you have any kind of Freeview fault, follow this Freeview reset procedure
Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
1 BBC One Scotland, 2 BBC Two Scotland, 7 BBC Alba, 9 BBC Four, 120 CBBC, 121 CBeebies, 130 BBC News, 131 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC Red Button 1, plus 14 others 200 BBC Red Button 1, 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 Radio Scotland, 720 BBC Radio nan Gaidheal,
3 STV (STV North (Aberdeen micro region)), 4 Channel 4 Scotland ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 13 Channel 4 +1 Scotland ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 28 E4, 33 STV+1 (STV Edinburgh),
45 Film4 +1, 101 BBC One HD Scotland, 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 STV HD (STV West), 104 Channel 4 HD Scotland ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 123 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)
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The Collafirth Hill
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?
Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Collafirth Hill transmitter?
Are there any self-help relays?
|Heylor||Transposer||43 km NNW Lerwick||5 homes|
|Olna Firth||Transposer||26 km NNW Lerwick||7 homes|
How will the Collafirth Hill transmission frequencies change over time?
orange background for multiplexes names moregreen background for transmission frequencieslilac background for power levels in watts800MHz band: 4G mobile started in 2013700MHz band: 4G from 30 June 2020more600MHz band: new or moved digital TV services more
|aerial group||B E||B E||B E||B E||B E K||B E K|
denote 166kHz offset; aerial group
are shown as A B C/D E K W
Italics for analogue
, digital switchover was Wednesdays 5th May and 19th May 2010.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|BBCA, D3+4, BBCB|| 800W|
|Analogue 1-4||(-2.9dB) 415W|Comments
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Bressay transmitter area
|Sep 1961-Jun 1997||Grampian Television|
|Jun 1997-Dec 2014||STV plc|
|Feb 1983-Dec 1992||TV-am•|
|Jan 1993-Sep 2010||GMTV•|
|Sep 2010-Dec 2014||ITV Daybreak•|
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Collafirth Hill 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.
Saturday, 31 December 2016
Sunday, 1 January 2017
Monday, 2 January 2017
Monday, 16 January 2017
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
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