Freeview Light on the Hughenden (Buckinghamshire, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Hughenden (Buckinghamshire, 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 problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Hughenden (Buckinghamshire, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Hughenden 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.
Are you trying to watch these 45 Freeview channels?
The Hughenden (Buckinghamshire, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4seven, 5Action, 5STAR, 5USA, Al Jazeera Eng, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, E4 Extra, YAAAS!, Film4 +1, Food Network, GB News, GREAT! movies, Great! Movies Action, GREAT! romance, HGTV, HobbyMaker, HorrorXtra, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, Legend, PBS America, pick, Pop Player, Quest +1, Quest Red, Really, Sky News, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, That's 70s, That's TV , Together TV, W, 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 Hughenden transmitter?
BBC London 4.9m homes 18.4%
from London W1A 1AA, 46km east-southeast (110°)
to BBC London region - 55 masts.
How will the Hughenden (Buckinghamshire, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
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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 Apr 12 and 18 Apr 12.
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 Crystal Palace transmitter area
We can see the Hughenden transmitter one mile away but currently use the Crystal Palace transmitter to receive a greater selection of channels. After the change over would our best option be to redirect our roof ariel to pick up from Hughenden rather than Crystal Palace?
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R Turner: No, stay with Crystal Palace.
Hughenden will only transmit the Public Service Broadcaster multiplexes which carry BBC, ITV1, ITV2, C4, E4, More4, C5, HD and a few others.
The power increase from Crystal Palace at switchover should hopefully smooth out any intermittent signals you are receiving from it.
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