Freeview Light on the Somersham (Suffolk, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Somersham (Suffolk, England) 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 Somersham (Suffolk, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Somersham 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 Somersham (Suffolk, 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 Somersham transmitter?
BBC Look East (East) 0.8m homes 3.2%
from Norwich NR2 1BH, 61km north-northeast
to BBC East region - 27 masts.
70% of BBC East (East) and BBC East (West) is shared output
How will the Somersham (Suffolk, 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 6th July and 20th July 2011.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|Analogue 1-4, BBCA, D3+4, BBCB||2W|
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Sudbury transmitter area
5:07 PM Ipswich
why on gods green earth, when film 4 is not available from sudbury until the 28th June 2012 in the somersham area are you broadcasting itv 1+ 1 on the somersham transmitter when you could be broadcasting film 4.
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chris's: Freeview map terrain plot frequency data R&TI Service digitaluk trade DAB coverage
SOMERSHAM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 09:32 today to 09:53 today, BBC Digital TV Off Air from 14:14 today to 14:50 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 09:32 today to 09:53 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 14:14 today to 14:50 today. [BBC]
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