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The symbol shows the location of the Mickleham (Surrey, 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 problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Mickleham (Surrey, England) transmitter.

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Which Freeview channels does the Mickleham 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.

MuxH/VFrequencyHeightModeWatts
PSB1
BBCA
 V max
C39 (618.0MHz)130mDTG-318W
Channel icons
1 BBC One (SD) London, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC SD, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 250 BBC Red Button, plus 15 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C42 (642.0MHz)130mDTG-318W
Channel icons
3 ITV (SD) (London), 4 Channel 4 (SD) London ads, 5 Channel 5 (SD), 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 13 E4, 14 Film4, 15 Channel 4 +1 London ads, 18 More4, 24 ITV4, 33 ITV +1 (London), 45 Film4 +1,

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C45 (666.0MHz)130mDTG-618W
Channel icons
86 More4 +1, 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV London), 104 Channel 4 HD London ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 204 CBBC HD,

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 60 Freeview channels?

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The Mickleham (Surrey, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4Music, 4seven, 4seven HD, 5SELECT, 5Spike, 5STAR, 5STAR +1, 5USA, 5USA +1, AlJazeera English (SD), Aljazeera English HD, BBC Four HD, BBC News HD, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBeebies HD, CBS Drama, CBS Justice, CBS Reality, CBS Reality +1, Challenge, Channel 4+1 HD, Channel 5 +1, CITV, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama, E4 +1, Food Network, Forces TV, Freesports, Home, Horror Channel, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, Together TV +1, Movies4Men, NOW 80s, Now 90s, Paramount Network, PBS America, pick, Pick +1, Quest +1, Quest Red, Quest Red +1, Really, RT HD, Sewing Quarter, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel HD, Sony Movie Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, Together TV, Yesterday, YourTV.

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 Mickleham transmitter?

regional news image
BBC London 4.9m homes 18.4%
from London W1A 1AA, 31km north-northeast (24°)
to BBC London region - 55 masts.
regional news image
ITV London News 4.9m homes 18.4%
from London WC1X 8XZ, 32km north-northeast (27°)
to ITV London region - 55 masts.

How will the Mickleham (Surrey, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

1984-971997-981998-20122012-132013-182013-1721 Mar 2018
C/D EC/D EC/D EC/D E TC/D E TC/D E TB E K T
C39BBCA
C42D3+4
C45BBCB
C49tv_offD3+4D3+4D3+4
C54tv_offBBCBBBCBBBCB
C55tv_offBBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBC2waves
C58tv_offITVwavesITVwavesITVwavesBBCABBCABBCA
C61BBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBC1waves
C68C4wavesC4wavesC4waves

tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) by 30 June 2020 - more
Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
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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?

Analogue 1-4 90W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-7dB) 18W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Crystal Palace transmitter area

Sep 1955-Jul 1968Associated-Rediffusion†
Sep 1955-Jul 1968Associated TeleVision◊
Jul 1968-Dec 1992Thames†
Jul 1968-Feb 2004London Weekend Television♦
Jan 1993-Feb 2004Carlton†
Feb 2004-Dec 2014ITV plc†
Feb 2004-Dec 2014ITV plc♦
Feb 1983-Dec 1992TV-am•
Jan 1993-Sep 2010GMTV•
Sep 2010-Dec 2014ITV Daybreak•
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Mickleham was not an original Channel 3 VHF 405-line mast: the historical information shown is the details of the company responsible for the transmitter when it began transmitting Channel 3.

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Friday, 1 March 2019
Transmitter engineering
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1:31 PM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 today to 10:45 today, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 today to 10:45 today. [BBC]

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Saturday, 2 March 2019
Transmitter engineering
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4:32 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 yesterday to 10:45 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 yesterday to 10:45 yesterday. [BBC]

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Sunday, 3 March 2019
Transmitter engineering
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4:30 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 on 01 Mar to 10:45 on 01 Mar, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 10:19 on 01 Mar to 10:45 on 01 Mar. [BBC]

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Saturday, 3 August 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:09 PM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 today. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 today, Radio 2 FM Off Air from 16:29 today, Radio 3 FM Off Air from 16:29 today, Radio 4 FM Off Air from 16:29 today. [BBC]

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8:09 PM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 today to 18:37 today. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 today to 18:39 today, Radio 2 FM Off Air from 16:29 today to 18:39 today, Radio 3 FM Off Air from 16:29 today to 18:39 today, Radio 4 FM Off Air from 16:29 [BBC]

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Sunday, 4 August 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:09 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 yesterday to 18:37 yesterday. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 yesterday to 18:39 yesterday, Radio 2 FM Off Air from 16:29 yesterday to 18:39 yesterday, Radio 3 FM Off Air from 16:29 yesterday to 18:39 yesterday [BBC]

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Monday, 5 August 2019
Transmitter engineering
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5:09 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug, Radio 2 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug, Radio 3 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug [BBC]

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2:09 PM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug, Radio 2 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 [BBC]

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Wednesday, 7 August 2019
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4:30 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug, Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 04:21 today to 04:32 today [BBC]

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8:08 AM

MICKLEHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:31 on 03 Aug to 18:37 on 03 Aug. FM: Radio 1 FM Off Air from 16:29 on 03 Aug to 18:39 on 03 Aug, Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 05:17 today, Radio 1 FM We [BBC]

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