Freeview Light on the Manchester Hulme (Greater Manchester, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Manchester Hulme (Greater Manchester, England) transmitter which serves 2,500 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 Manchester Hulme (Greater Manchester, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Manchester Hulme 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 43 Freeview channels?
The Manchester Hulme (Greater Manchester, 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, 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 Player, 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 Manchester Hulme transmitter?
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 3km west-northwest (290°)
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
How will the Manchester Hulme (Greater Manchester, 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 Nov 09 and 2 Dec 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 Winter Hill transmitter area
Although you haven't given a full postcode, it seems highly improbable that you are getting your signals from this very very low power Manchester Hulme relay transmitter in the Moston/Charlestown area, you are just too far from it. It's far more likely that you get signals from the main Winter Hill transmitter.
I've checked for listed transmitter faults and can find none for your area. If there was a problem with any of the main transmitters serving your area at the time you mention, there would be 100's and 100's of reports and complaints as well as one from the BBC. It seems more likely that something along the lines of StevensOnln1's suggestion occurred.
If you have access to the BBC's iPlayer you'd be able to watch Charles' speech and much other coverage at your leisure.
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