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Full Freeview on the Sheffield (Sheffield, England) transmitter

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The symbol shows the location of the Sheffield (Sheffield, England) transmitter which serves 120,000 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.

Are there any planned engineering works or unexpected transmitter faults on the Sheffield (Sheffield, England) mast?

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Weak Signal from 10:34 on 28 Apr to 14:46 on 28 Apr. FM: Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Apr to 15:01 on 28 Apr, Radio 2 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Apr to 15:01 on 28 Apr, Radio 3 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Ap BBC
Possible weak signal Digital tick


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Which Freeview channels does the Sheffield transmitter broadcast?

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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
C27 (522.0MHz)290mDTG-31,000W
Channel icons
 BBC Three, 1 BBC One Yorkshire, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 120 CBBC, 121 CBeebies, 130 BBC News, 131 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC Red Button 1, plus 13 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C24 (498.0MHz)290mDTG-31,000W
Channel icons
3 ITV (Yorkshire (Emley Moor micro region)), 4 Channel 4 North ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 13 Channel 4 +1 North ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 28 E4, 33 ITV +1 (Yorkshire Emley Moor),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C21+ (474.2MHz)290mDTG-61,000W
Channel icons
 BBC Three HD, 45 Film4 +1, 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV Granada), 104 Channel 4 HD North ads, 123 CBBC HD, 602 BBC Red Button 2, 603 BBC Red Button 3, plus 1 others

COM4
SDN
 V max
C42 (642.0MHz)287mDTG-81,000W
Channel icons
10 ITV3, 20 Drama, 21 5USA, 26 ITV Be, 27 ITV 2 +1, 30 5STAR, 34 ITV3 +1, 37 Quest, 44 Channel 5 +1, 55 Channel 5 +24, 58 ITV Be +1, 61 True Entertainment, 62 ITV4 +1, 66 CBS Reality, 70 Horror Channel, 122 CITV, 242 Vintage TV, plus 23 others

COM5
ArqA
 V max
C45 (666.0MHz)287mDTG-81,000W
Channel icons
11 pick, 12 Dave, 17 Really, 29 E4 +1, 32 Movie Mix, 41 Food Network, 46 Challenge, 48 Movies4Men, 68 truTV, 69 Tru TV +1, 72 YourTV, 126 Tiny Pop, 132 Sky News, plus 18 others

COM6
ArqB
 V max
C39+ (618.2MHz)287mDTG-81,000W
Channel icons
 Al Jazeera English,  BT Sport 1 (not free), 18 4Music, 19 Yesterday, 25 Home, 31 Spike, 38 Quest +1, 42 Travel Channel, 47 4seven, 59 BT Showcase (not free), 64 CBS Action, 73 YourTV +1, 84 Dave ja vu, plus 21 others

LS
 V -10dB
C55 (746.0MHz)287mDTG-12100W
Channel icons
from 22nd December 2014: 7 Sheffield Live, plus 1 others

com7
 V -7dB
C31 (554.0MHz)290mDTG-6200W
Channel icons
 Buz Muzik, 57 VIVA, 63 Community Channel, 67 CBS Reality +1, 71 CBS Drama, 81 Talking Pictures TV, 83 5USA +1, 106 BBC Four HD, 107 BBC News HD, 108 Al Jazeera Eng HD, 109 Channel 4+1 HD, 110 4seven HD, 113 RT HD, 124 CBeebies HD, 134 Al Jazeera Arabic, plus 4 others

com8
 V -7dB
C37 (602.0MHz)290mDTG-6200W
Channel icons
plus 2 others



DTG-3 64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/3 40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
DTG-8 64QAM 8K 3/4 27.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-12 QSPK 8K 3/4 8.0Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)

Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Sheffield transmitter?

regional news image
BBC Look North (Leeds) 1.9m homes 7.4%
from Leeds LS9 8AH, 47km north
to BBC Yorkshire region - 56 masts.
regional news image
ITV Calendar 1.9m homes 7.4%
from Leeds LS3 1JS, 47km north
to ITV Yorkshire (Emley Moor) region - 59 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 80% evening news is shared with Belmont region

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

years1969~851984-971997-981998-20112011-132013-182013-18
aerial groupVHFA KWWKKW
C1BBCtv
C6ITV
C21C4C4C4+BBCB+BBCB+BBCB
C24ITVITVITVD3+4D3+4D3+4
C27BBC2BBC2BBC2BBCABBCABBCA
600C31BBC1BBC1BBC1com7
C37com8
C39+ArqB+ArqB+ArqB
C42DSDNSDNSDN
C45CArqAArqAArqA
700C532
C55LS
C57A
C60B
800C631
C67C5C5

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: possible 4G in 2019 more
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 10th August and 24th August 2011.

How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?

Analogue 1-4 5kW
Analogue 5(-3dB) 2.5kW
SDN, ARQA, ARQB, BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-7dB) 1000W
com7, com8(-14dB) 200W
Mux 1*, Mux 2*, Mux A*, Mux B*, LS(-17dB) 100W
Mux C*, Mux D*(-20dB) 50W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Emley Moor transmitter area

May 1956-Jul 1968Granada Television†
May 1956-Jul 1968Associated British Corporation◊
Jul 1968-Oct 2002Yorkshire Television
Oct 2002-Dec 2014ITV
Feb 1983-Dec 1992TV-am•
Jan 1993-Sep 2010GMTV•
Sep 2010-Dec 2014ITV Daybreak•
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only.

Comments
Sunday, 17 January 2016
Transmitter engineering
4:32 AM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Off Air from 21:02 on 14 Jan to 00:00 on 15 Jan. [BBC]

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Tuesday, 19 January 2016
Transmitter engineering
10:31 PM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Off Air from 21:02 on 14 Jan to 00:00 on 15 Jan. FM: Radio 4 FM Weak Signal from 19:34 today to 19:38 today. [BBC]

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Monday, 25 April 2016
Thursday, 28 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
11:32 AM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Weak Signal from 10:34 today. FM: Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today, Radio 2 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today, Radio 3 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today, Radio 4 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today. [BBC] Possible weak signal [DUK]

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Transmitter engineering
5:32 PM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Weak Signal from 10:34 today to 14:46 today. FM: Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today to 15:01 today, Radio 2 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today to 15:01 today, Radio 3 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 today to 15:01 today, Radio 4 FM [BBC] Possible weak signal [DUK]

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Friday, 29 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
5:31 AM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Weak Signal from 10:34 yesterday to 14:46 yesterday. FM: Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 yesterday to 15:01 yesterday, Radio 2 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 yesterday to 15:01 yesterday, Radio 3 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 yesterda [BBC] Possible weak signal [DUK]

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Transmitter engineering's 103,562 posts Owner Owner xx
Saturday, 30 April 2016
Transmitter engineering
5:31 AM

SHEFFIELD transmitter - DAB: BBC National DAB Radio Weak Signal from 10:34 on 28 Apr to 14:46 on 28 Apr. FM: Radio 1 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Apr to 15:01 on 28 Apr, Radio 2 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Apr to 15:01 on 28 Apr, Radio 3 FM Weak Signal from 10:45 on 28 Ap [BBC] Possible weak signal [DUK]

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