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The symbol shows the location of the Glespin (South Lanarkshire, Scotland) transmitter which serves less than 500 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 Glespin (South Lanarkshire, Scotland) transmitter.

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Which Freeview channels does the Glespin 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)236mDTG-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
C26 (514.0MHz)236mDTG-32W
Channel icons
3 STV (SD) (STV Central (Glasgow 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
C30 (546.0MHz)236mDTG-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 Glespin (South Lanarkshire, 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 Glespin transmitter?

regional news image
BBC Reporting Scotland 2.4m homes 9.2%
from Glasgow G51 1DA, 44km northwest (326°)
to BBC Scotland region - 230 masts.
regional news image
STV News 1.3m homes 4.8%
from Glasgow G51 1PQ, 44km northwest (326°)
to STV Central (Glasgow) region - 94 masts.

How will the Glespin (South Lanarkshire, Scotland) transmission frequencies change over time?

1984-971997-981998-20112011-132013-182013-1719 Sep 2018
C/D EC/D EC/D EC/D E TC/D E TC/D E TA K T
C23BBCA
C26D3+4
C30BBCB
C49tv_offBBCABBCABBCA
C54tv_offC4wavesC4wavesC4wavesBBCBBBCBBBCB
C58tv_offBBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBC1wavesD3+4D3+4D3+4
C61ITVwavesITVwavesITVwaves
C64BBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBC2waves

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 8 Jun 11 and 22 Jun 11.

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

Analogue 1-4 6W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-4.8dB) 2W

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

Aug 1957-Jun 1997Scottish 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. Glespin 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
Friday, 28 June 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:08 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 17:28 yesterday to 20:00 yesterday. [BBC]

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Saturday, 29 June 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:08 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 17:28 on 27 Jun to 20:00 on 27 Jun. [BBC]

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Monday, 8 July 2019
Transmitter engineering
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11:08 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 09:02 today to 09:09 today. [BBC]

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Tuesday, 9 July 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:08 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 09:02 yesterday to 09:09 yesterday. [BBC]

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Wednesday, 10 July 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:08 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 09:02 on 08 Jul to 09:09 on 08 Jul. [BBC]

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Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Transmitter engineering
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4:33 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: Off the air due to essential engineering from 18 May 12:12 until 18 May 12:25. . [BBC]

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Monday, 25 May 2020
Transmitter engineering
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4:34 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: Off the air due to a fault from 24 May 12:53 until 24 May 14:35. Off the air due to essential engineering from 18 May 12:12 until 18 May 12:25. . [BBC]

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Wednesday, 27 May 2020
Transmitter engineering
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10:28 AM

GLESPIN transmitter - Freeview: Off the air due to a fault from 24 May 12:53 until 24 May 14:35. . [BBC]

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