Freeview Light on the Haltwhistle (Northumberland, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Haltwhistle (Northumberland, England) transmitter which serves 2,600 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 Haltwhistle (Northumberland, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Haltwhistle 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.
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 Haltwhistle (Northumberland, England) 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, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, YAAAS!, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, Film4 +1, Food Network, Forces TV, FreeSports, GB News, GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies action, HGTV, Horror Channel, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, More4 +1, Now 70s, Paramount Network, PBS America +1, pick, Quest +1, Quest Red, Quest Red +1, Really, RT HD, Sky Arts, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, 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 Haltwhistle transmitter?
BBC Look North (Newcastle) 1.6m homes 6.0%
from Newcastle NE99 2NE, 58km east (89°)
to BBC North East and Cumbria region - 70 masts.
How will the Haltwhistle (Northumberland, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
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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 24 Jun 09 and 22 Jul 09.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
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Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Caldbeck transmitter area
HALTWHISTLE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 09:02 on 31 Jul to 14:59 on 31 Jul, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 05:44 on 31 Jul to 07:38 on 31 Jul, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:10 on 31 Jul to 05:44 on 31 Jul, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO [BBC]
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HALTWHISTLE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 05:44 on 31 Jul to 07:38 on 31 Jul, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 00:10 on 31 Jul to 05:44 on 31 Jul, BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 09:02 on 31 Jul to 14:59 on 31 Jul, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO [BBC]
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