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The symbol shows the location of the Dunkeld Town (Perth and Kinross, Scotland) 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 Dunkeld Town (Perth and Kinross, Scotland) mast?

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: Off the air due to essential engineering from 30 Jun 10:13 until 30 Jun 11:12. Off the air due to essential engineering from 29 Jun 09:58 until 30 Jun 10:01. . BBC


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Which Freeview channels does the Dunkeld Town 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
C23 (490.0MHz)85mDTG-32W
Channel icons
7 BBC Alba, 68 BBC Four (Scotland SD), 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 250 BBC Red Button, plus 12 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C30 (546.0MHz)85mDTG-32W
Channel icons
3 STV (SD) (STV North (Dundee micro region)), 4 Channel 4 (SD) Scotland ads, 5 Channel 5 (SD), 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 13 E4, 14 Film4, 15 Channel 4 +1 Scotland ads, 18 More4, 24 ITV4, 33 ITV +1 (STV Edinburgh), 33 STV+1 (STV Edinburgh),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C26 (514.0MHz)85mDTG-62W
Channel icons
74 Shopping Quarter , 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (STV West), 103 STV HD (STV West), 104 Channel 4 HD Scotland ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 108 BBC Scotland 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 Dunkeld Town (Perth and Kinross, Scotland) 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, Together TV +1, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama, E4 +1, Film4 +1, Food Network, Forces TV, FreeSports, HGTV, Horror Channel, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, More4 +1, Now 70s, NOW 80s, Paramount Network, PBS America +1, pick, Pick +1, Quest +1, Quest Red, Quest Red +1, Really, RT HD, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, Sony Movies Action, 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 Dunkeld Town transmitter?

regional news image
BBC Reporting Scotland 2.4m homes 9.2%
from Glasgow G51 1DA, 90km south-southwest (211°)
to BBC Scotland region - 230 masts.
regional news image
STV News 0.2m homes 0.8%
from Dundee DD1 4QB, 40km east-southeast (109°)
to STV North (Dundee) region - 24 masts.

How will the Dunkeld Town (Perth and Kinross, Scotland) transmission frequencies change over time?

1984-971997-981998-20102010-132013-182013-1727 Nov 2019
A K TA K TA K TA K TA K TA K TA K T
C23ITVwavesITVwavesITVwavesBBCABBCABBCABBCA
C26BBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBCBBBCBBBCBBBCB
C29C4wavesC4wavesC4wavesD3+4D3+4D3+4
C30D3+4
C33BBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBC1waves

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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 Aug 10 and 18 Aug 10.

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

Analogue 1-4 8W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-6dB) 2W

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

Sep 1961-Jun 1997Grampian Television
Jun 1997-Dec 2014STV plc
Feb 1983-Dec 1992TV-am•
Jan 1993-Sep 2010GMTV•
Sep 2010-Dec 2014ITV Daybreak•
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Dunkeld Town 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.

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Saturday, 30 January 2016
Transmitter engineering
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4:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 yesterday to 15:55 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 yesterday to 00:21 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 yesterday to 15:55 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from [BBC]

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7:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 yesterday to 00:21 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 yesterday to 15:55 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 yesterday to 00:18 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06: [BBC]

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10:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 yesterday to 00:21 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 yesterday to 15:55 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 yesterday to 00:18 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 12: [BBC]

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Sunday, 31 January 2016
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4:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality [BBC]

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10:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 on 29 Jan to 00:18 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality [BBC]

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Monday, 1 February 2016
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4:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 on 30 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 on 29 Jan to 00:18 on 30 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality [BBC]

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1:32 PM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 on 30 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 today, HD D [BBC]

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4:32 PM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 on 30 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 today, HD D [BBC]

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DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 on 30 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 on 29 Jan t [BBC]

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Tuesday, 2 February 2016
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4:32 AM

DUNKELD TOWN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:48 on 29 Jan to 00:21 on 30 Jan, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:54 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 06:52 on 29 Jan to 15:55 on 29 Jan, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 22:51 on 29 J [BBC]

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