Freeview Light on the Windermere (Cumbria, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Windermere (Cumbria, England) transmitter which serves 7,600 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 Windermere (Cumbria, England) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Windermere 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 Windermere (Cumbria, 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 Windermere transmitter?
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 109km south-southeast
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
ITV Lookaround 0.2m homes 0.7%
from Carlisle CA1 3NT, 57km north
to ITV Border England region - 33 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 50% evening news is shared with Tyne Tees
Are there any self-help relays?
|Dillicar||Active deflector||6 km NW Sedbergh||20 homes|
|Great Langdale||Active deflector||14 km NW Windermere||12 homes Caravan park?|
|Parkcliffe||Active deflector||7 km S Windermere mobile caravan park|
How will the Windermere (Cumbria, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
|years||1984-97||1997-98||1998-2009||2009-13||2013-18||2013-17||31st Dec 2019-|
|aerial group||B E||B E||B E||B E K||B E K||B E K||A B C/D E K VHF|
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 24th June and 22nd July 2009.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|BBCA, D3+4, BBCB||(-7dB) 100W|
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Caldbeck transmitter area
WINDERMERE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 15:13 on 10 Apr to 17:00 on 10 Apr, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:52 today to 14:35 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 17:45 yesterday to 09:24 today. [BBC]
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WINDERMERE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 15:13 on 10 Apr to 17:00 on 10 Apr, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 17:45 yesterday to 09:24 today, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:52 today to 14:35 today. [BBC]
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WINDERMERE transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 15:13 on 10 Apr to 17:00 on 10 Apr, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 17:45 on 12 Apr to 09:24 yesterday, BBC Digital TV Reduced Quality from 10:52 yesterday to 14:35 yesterday. [BBC]
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