Freeview Light on the Llanarmon-yn-Ial (Flintshire, Wales) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Llanarmon-yn-Ial (Flintshire, Wales) 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 problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Llanarmon-yn-Ial (Flintshire, Wales) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Llanarmon-yn-Ial 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.
1 BBC One (SD) Wales, 2 BBC Two Wales, 9 BBC Four, 23 BBC Three, 201 CBBC, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 250 BBC Red Button, plus 13 others 700 BBC Radio 1, 701 BBC Radio 1Xtra, 702 BBC Radio 2, 703 BBC Radio 3, 704 BBC Radio 4 (FM), 705 BBC Radio 5 Live, 706 BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, 707 BBC Radio 6 Music, 708 BBC Radio 4 Extra, 709 BBC Asian Network, 710 BBC World Service, 719 BBC Radio Wales, 720 BBC Radio Cymru,
5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 14 Film4, 15 Channel 4 +1 South ads, 18 More4, 26 ITV4, 30 E4 +1, 35 ITV +1 (Wales),
56 5SELECT, 101 BBC One HD Wales, 102 BBC Two HD (England), 104 Channel 4 HD South ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 106 BBC Four HD, 110 Channel 4 HD (Wales), 204 CBBC HD, 205 CBeebies HD, plus 1 others 66 TBN UK,
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 43 Freeview channels?
The Llanarmon-yn-Ial (Flintshire, Wales) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4seven, 5Action, 5STAR, 5USA, Aljazeera English, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, YAAAS!, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, E4 Extra, Film4 +1, Food Network, GB News, GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies action, HGTV, HobbyMaker, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, Legend, PBS America, pick, POP MAX, Quest +1, Quest Red, Really, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, That's TV (UK), 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 Llanarmon-yn-Ial transmitter?
BBC Wales Today 1.2m homes 4.7%
from Cardiff CF5 2YQ, 180km south (182°)
to BBC Wales region - 206 masts.
How will the Llanarmon-yn-Ial (Flintshire, Wales) transmission frequencies change over time?
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tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) after November 2020 / June 2022 - 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 28 Oct 09 and 25 Nov 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 Moel-Y-Parc transmitter area
phil: The owners of the COM muxes decided that it simply was not cost effective to extend coverage beyond the original Freeview sites. To serve all the relays would more than double the cost of provision whilst adding a small percentage of extra viewers, many of whom could receive the signals direct from a main station or via satellite if they require the extra channels.Have you tried receiving the Moel Y Parc transmitter which offers a full freeview service?
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My aerial is mounted high on a pole on the roof and has a mast head amp fitted. It is aligned to Moel y Parc transmitter. In the winter reception is good but in the summer it is poor when it is windy. As we are surrounded by trees I suspect this is the problem when they are in leaf. It is impractical to cut them all down for 10 miles or so but will cutting ones close to the aerial improve things? If so, how close do I need to consider a problem.
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Dave White: Aside from tree felling, you probably have two options. The first is to mount the aerial up higher than the trees.
The second, if you have a good view to the south, is to use Freesat. See All about Freesat | ukfree.tv - independent free digital TV advice .
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