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Freeview Light on the Wells next the Sea (Norfolk, England) transmitter

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The symbol shows the location of the Wells next the Sea (Norfolk, England) transmitter which serves 1,000 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 Wells next the Sea (Norfolk, England) mast?

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 on 07 Dec to 08:04 on 07 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 on 07 Dec to 09:28 on 07 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 on 06 Dec to 04:38 on 06 Dec. BBC


Choose from three options: ■ List by multiplex ■ List by channel number ■ List by channel name

Which Freeview channels does the Wells next the Sea 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
C57+ (762.2MHz)69mDTG-31,000W
Channel icons
1 BBC One East, 2 BBC Two England, 9 BBC Four, 120 CBBC, 121 CBeebies, 130 BBC News, 131 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC Red Button 1, plus 17 others

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C51+ (714.2MHz)69mDTG-31,000W
Channel icons
3 ITV (Anglia (East micro region)), 4 Channel 4 South ads, 5 Channel 5, 6 ITV 2, 13 Channel 4 +1 South ads, 14 More4, 15 Film4, 24 ITV4, 28 E4, 33 ITV +1 (Anglia east),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C56 (754.0MHz)69mDTG-61,000W
Channel icons
45 Film4 +1, 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV Meridian Southampton), 104 Channel 4 HD South ads, 105 Channel 5 HD, 123 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 0 Freeview channels?


The Wells next the Sea (Norfolk, 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 Wells next the Sea transmitter?

regional news image
BBC Look East (East) 0.8m homes 3.2%
from Norwich NR2 1BH, 42km southeast
to BBC East region - 27 masts.
70% of BBC East (East) and BBC East (West) is shared output
regional news image
ITV Anglia News 0.8m homes 3.2%
from NORWICH NR1 3JG, 42km southeast
to ITV Anglia (East) region - 26 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 80% evening news is shared with Anglia (West)

How will the Wells next the Sea (Norfolk, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

years1984-971997-981998-20112011-132013-182013-18
aerial groupB EB EB EC/D EC/D EC/D E
C43BBC1BBC1BBC1
700C50ITVITVITV
C51+D3+4+D3+4+D3+4
C56BBCBBBCBBBCB
C57+BBCA+BBCA+BBCA

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 9th November and 23rd November 2011.

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

BBCA, D3+4, BBCB 1000W
Analogue 1-4(-10.5dB) 90W

Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Tacolneston transmitter area

Oct 1959-Feb 2004Anglia Television
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. Wells next the Sea 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.

Is the transmitter output the same in all directions?

Radiation patterns withheld

Comments
Wednesday, 7 December 2016
Transmitter engineering
11:32 AM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 today to 08:04 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 yesterday to 04:38 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 today to 09:28 today. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
2:32 PM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 today to 08:04 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 today to 09:28 today, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 yesterday to 04:38 yesterday. [BBC]

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Thursday, 8 December 2016
Transmitter engineering
4:32 AM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 yesterday to 08:04 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 yesterday to 09:28 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 on 06 Dec to 04:38 on 06 Dec. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
7:32 PM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 yesterday to 08:04 yesterday, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 on 06 Dec to 04:38 on 06 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 yesterday to 09:28 yesterday. [BBC]

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Friday, 9 December 2016
Transmitter engineering
4:31 AM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 on 07 Dec to 08:04 on 07 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 on 06 Dec to 04:38 on 06 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 on 07 Dec to 09:28 on 07 Dec. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering
10:32 AM

WELLS NEXT THE SEA transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:49 on 07 Dec to 08:04 on 07 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 07:46 on 07 Dec to 09:28 on 07 Dec, HD Digital TV Reduced Quality from 03:35 on 06 Dec to 04:38 on 06 Dec. [BBC]

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