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The symbol shows the location of the Walsden (Calderdale, England) transmitter which serves 900 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 Walsden (Calderdale, England) mast?

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 11:48 yesterday to 12:05 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 11:48 yesterday to 12:05 yesterday. BBC


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Which Freeview channels does the Walsden 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
C60 (786.0MHz)289mDTG-310W
Channel icons
1 BBC One (SD) North West, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 201 CBBC SD, 202 CBeebies, 231 BBC News, 232 BBC Parliament, 250 BBC Red Button, plus 16 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C57 (762.0MHz)289mDTG-310W
Channel icons
3 ITV (SD) (Yorkshire (Emley Moor micro region)), 4 Channel 4 (SD) North ads, 5 Channel 5 (SD), 6 ITV 2, 10 ITV3, 13 Channel 4 +1 North ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 28 E4, 33 ITV +1 (Yorkshire Emley Moor), 45 Film4 +1,

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C53 (730.0MHz)289mDTG-610W
Channel icons
86 More4 +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, 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 Walsden (Calderdale, 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 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, Quest HD, Movies4Men, NOW 80s, Now 90s, Paramount Network, PBS America, pick, Pick +1, Quest +1, Quest Red, Really, RT HD, Sewing Quarter, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel HD, Sony Movie Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, Together, True Entertainment, True Movies, 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 Walsden transmitter?

regional news image
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 29km south-southwest (206°)
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
regional news image
ITV Calendar 1.9m homes 7.4%
from Leeds LS3 1JS, 37km east-northeast (73°)
to ITV Yorkshire (Emley Moor) region - 59 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 80% evening news is shared with Belmont region

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

1984-971997-981998-20112011-132013-182013-1731 Dec 2019-
C/D EC/D EC/D EC/D E TC/D E TC/D E TC/D E T
C53tv_offBBCBBBCBBBCBBBCB
C57tv_offBBC1wavesBBC1wavesBBC1wavesD3+4D3+4D3+4D3+4
C60tv_offITVwavesITVwavesITVwavesBBCABBCABBCABBCA
C63BBC2wavesBBC2wavesBBC2waves
C67C4wavesC4wavesC4waves

tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) by 30 June 2020 - 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 7 Sep 11 and 21 Sep 11.

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

Analogue 1-4 50W
BBCA, D3+4, BBCB(-7dB) 10W

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. Walsden 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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Thursday, 9 June 2016
Transmitter engineering
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2:32 PM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 yesterday to 18:54 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 yesterday to 14:29 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun. [BBC]

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5:32 PM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 yesterday to 14:29 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 yesterday to 18:54 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun. [BBC]

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Friday, 10 June 2016
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5:32 AM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun. [BBC]

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2:32 PM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun. [BBC]

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8:31 PM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun. [BBC]

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Saturday, 11 June 2016
Transmitter engineering
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11:31 PM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:45 on 07 Jun to 18:50 on 07 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun. [BBC]

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Sunday, 12 June 2016
Transmitter engineering
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5:32 AM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
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8:32 AM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 16:17 on 08 Jun to 18:54 on 08 Jun, HD Digital TV Off Air from 12:35 on 08 Jun to 14:29 on 08 Jun. [BBC]

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Monday, 13 June 2016
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11:32 AM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 17:49 yesterday to 17:55 yesterday. [BBC]

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Tuesday, 14 June 2016
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5:32 AM

WALSDEN transmitter - Freeview: HD Digital TV Off Air from 17:49 on 12 Jun to 17:55 on 12 Jun. [BBC]

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