Freeview Light on the Garth Hill (Powys, Wales) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Garth Hill (Powys, Wales) transmitter which serves 1,400 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 problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Garth Hill (Powys, Wales) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Garth Hill 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.
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 Garth Hill (Powys, Wales) 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 Garth Hill transmitter?
BBC Midlands Today 2.9m homes 10.9%
from Birmingham B1 1RF, 80km east
to BBC West Midlands region - 66 masts.
How will the Garth Hill (Powys, Wales) transmission frequencies change over time?
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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 6th April and 20th April 2011.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|PSB1≡, PSB2≡, PSB3≡||(-6.2dB) 7.4W|
|PSB1||, PSB2||, PSB3||||(-7.9dB) 5W|
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Ridge Hill transmitter area
Dennis Mills: Are you sure the two TV's are fed from seperate aerials? As Steven has pointed out, there doesn't seem to be any issues with the transmitter (you can ask neighbours is they have a problem), so that leaves your system.
As the famous Sherlock Holmes quote puts it:
'How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?'
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