Freeview Light on the Lambourn (West Berkshire, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Lambourn (West Berkshire, England) transmitter which serves 1,300 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 Lambourn (West Berkshire, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Lambourn 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 Lambourn (West Berkshire, England) 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 Lambourn transmitter?
BBC South Today 1.3m homes 4.9%
from Southampton SO14 7PU, 68km south
to BBC South region - 39 masts.
ITV Meridian News 0.9m homes 3.4%
from Whiteley PO15 7AD, 73km south-southeast
to ITV Meridian/Central (Thames Valley) region - 15 masts.
Thames Valley opt-out from Meridian (South). All of lunch, weekend and 50% evening news is shared with all of Meridian+Oxford
How will the Lambourn (West Berkshire, England) 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 8th February and 22nd February 2012.
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 Hannington transmitter area
unable to get itv channel for most of November despite retuning several times. signal breaks up, weak or no sinal frequently displayed.
since the last 3 retunes this week, itv is not even listed now. post code rg177bt. great shefford, hungerford berks.
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liz krauesslar: Put your postcode into the site, and it will bring up what sort of signal you should get, but almost certainly your system is at fault, and thats why you've lost various channels.
Check your cables, starting from behind the TV. It could be no more than a loose cable connection or a damaged cable. If you can't find any problems and nothing has got better, then you might need to call out a professional.
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You should be using the Hannington main transmitter (but you have posted in the page for Lambourn).
The Hannington transmitter should be giving an excellent signal at your location whereas the Lambourn transmitter is hardly receivable in Great Shefford, Hungerford.
So please check that your TV is correctly tuned to the Hannington signals, look at https://ukfree.tv/transmitters/tv/Hannington to find the right channel numbers to use.
Please also check that your aerial is aimed correctly at Hannington and that there are no problems with your aerial cables through to the TV set.
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