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Freeview Light on the Coniston (Cumbria, England) transmitter

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The symbol shows the location of the Coniston (Cumbria, England) 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.

This transmitter has no current reported problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Coniston (Cumbria, England) transmitter.

Choose from three options: ■ List by multiplex ■ List by channel number ■ List by channel name

Which Freeview channels does the Coniston 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
C27 (522.0MHz)306mDTG-318W
Channel icons
1 BBC One North West, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC RB 1, plus 17 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C24 (498.0MHz)306mDTG-318W
Channel icons
3 ITV (Border (England)), 4 Channel 4 North ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 13 Channel 4 +1 North ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 24 ITV4 +1, 28 E4, 33 ITV +1 (Yorkshire Emley Moor),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C21+ (474.2MHz)306mDTG-618W
Channel icons
45 Film4 +1, 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,



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 Coniston (Cumbria, England) 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 Coniston transmitter?

regional news image
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 110km south-southeast
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
regional news image
ITV Lookaround 0.2m homes 0.7%
from Carlisle CA1 3NT, 59km north
to ITV Border England region - 33 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 50% evening news is shared with Tyne Tees

How will the Coniston (Cumbria, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

years1984-971997-981998-20092009-132013-182013-1731st Dec 2019-
aerial groupA KA KA KA KA KA KA B C/D E K VHF
C21BBC1BBC1BBC1+BBCB+BBCB+BBCB
C24ITVITVITVD3+4D3+4D3+4
C27BBC2BBC2BBC2BBCABBCABBCA
600C31C4C4C4

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 24th June and 22nd July 2009.

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

Analogue 1-4 90W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-7dB) 18W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Caldbeck transmitter area

Sep 1961-Feb 2004Border 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. Coniston 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
Thursday, 17 August 2017
Transmitter engineering
5:32 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 today to 03:19 today, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 today to 01:28 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 today to 03:19 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 today to 01:28 today. [BBC]

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Friday, 18 August 2017
Transmitter engineering
5:32 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 yesterday to 03:19 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 yesterday to 01:28 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 yesterday to 03:19 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 yesterday to 01:28 ye [BBC]

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Saturday, 19 August 2017
Transmitter engineering
5:32 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
8:32 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
2:32 PM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on [BBC]

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Monday, 21 August 2017
Transmitter engineering
11:32 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on 17 Aug, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 01:21 on 17 Aug to 01:28 on 17 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 03:00 on 17 Aug to 03:19 on [BBC]

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Friday, 27 October 2017
Transmitter engineering
6:09 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Wrong Programme from 02:03 today to 02:18 today. [BBC]

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Saturday, 28 October 2017
Transmitter engineering
5:31 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Wrong Programme from 02:03 yesterday to 02:18 yesterday. [BBC]

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Sunday, 29 October 2017
Transmitter engineering
5:09 AM

CONISTON transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Wrong Programme from 02:03 on 27 Oct to 02:18 on 27 Oct. [BBC]

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