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Freeview reception at G68 0FN


For reliable and stable Freeview reception, you need an unobstructed path between the TV aerial on your roof and the digital TV transmitter. The map below shows the transmitters predicted to provide a signal at this location.

You can click on any transmitter symbol to show the coverage area as a green overlay on the map. Double click on a transmitter symbol to go to the transmitter information page.

You can also view the ten closest potential '4G-at-800' mobile phone masts within 1.5km of the selected location - these masts may be used for 4G-at-800 mobile broadband services from 2013-2015.

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There are 5 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of G680FN (page shows closest 10)

What do the map symbols mean?

 EE,  Multiple operators,  O2,  3,  Vodafone,  location on line-of-sight,  Selected location,  Freeview transmitter,  Freeview light transmitter,  Engineering/fault today.

These icons show the potential locations for 4G-at-700MHz services that may interfere with Freeview reception at some point from 2020 when the 5G 700MHz services start.

For actual mobile phone reception prediction (at 800-960MHz and 1710-2170MHz) see these phone operator's mapping sites: Three O2 T-Mobile EE Virgin

Predicted Freeview channel list

1BBC One (SD)Cumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
2BBC TwoCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
3STV (SD)Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
5Channel 5Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
6ITV 2Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
7BBC AlbaCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
10ITV3Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
13E4Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
14Film4Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
15Channel 4 +1Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
18More4Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
23BBC ThreeCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
24BBC Four (Scotland SD)Cumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
26ITV4Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
 
30E4 +1Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
35STV+1Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
35ITV +1Cumbernauld Village STV Central (Glasgow)PSB2
565SELECTCumbernauld Village PSB3
101BBC One HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
 
102BBC Two HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
103ITV HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
103UTV HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
103STV HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
104Channel 4 HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
 
105Channel 5 HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
106BBC Four HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
109BBC Three HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
201CBBCCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
 
202CBeebiesCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
204CBBC HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
205CBeebies HDCumbernauld Village PSB3
231BBC NewsCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
232BBC ParliamentCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1
 
250BBC Red ButtonCumbernauld Village ScotlandPSB1

 

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Comments
Tuesday, 26 August 2014
D
D Mitchell
10:57 AM
Cranleigh

Living in GU6 7HZ area I cannot BBC South news in HD

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MikeB
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12:24 PM

Garry E Hunt: There might be an even more simple explaination - your location in Westbourne (I know it well) may have a poor aerial system, where rain gets into it (perhaps via a degraded seal), which causes you to loose the signal. Your London location's aerial system is probably fine.

Thats not to say that there might be other factors (Digital UK reckons your a bit marginal for Rowbridge, while the terrain looks fine), but I suspect its rain getting into the system thats the most important factor.

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MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

12:30 PM

D Mitchell: You should be fine for Midhurst, which has South Today. However, if your getting BBC in HD, just not South Today, check your tuned to Midhurst. Its RF channel is 55, but Crystal Palace/Guildford are on Channel 23 and 43 - the tuner could have picked them up first.

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KMJ,Derby
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8:23 PM

D Mitchell: BBC South is only in SD at present. The English service of BBC1 HD does not yet have opt-outs for local news.

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Thursday, 28 August 2014
S
Stephen
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12:17 PM
Brackley

I've just had notice on my Freeview box about a re-tune on 3 September on the Oxford transmitter, anybody know what the changes are?

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MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

1:47 PM

Stephen: See the DigitalUK website : 'The Freeview TV guide is being updated on Wednesday, 3 September' Digital UK - Home Basically, the guide is being overhauled, with new numbers for some channels, and its happening to all of us.

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J
john
7:39 PM
Gloucester

Any reason why my digital recorder won't record BBC channels? Works with everything else

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Friday, 29 August 2014
F
Fran Shuttlewood
9:12 AM
Daventry

Hi JB38, finally we have a resolution. Turns out the booster was u.s. and we needed a new power unit on the aerial. All channels are now back on line and we are a few pounds poorer!! Thanks for all your efforts, much appreciated.

Fran

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Anthony
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10:09 AM
Accrington

CBS Action channel 90 from Winter Hill has appeared on my Technika Freeview HD box yesterday morning and I've done a retune of my Samsung 32" LED Freeview TV to get it too, it's on Winter Hill channel 55. Technika Freeview HD Box Quality 98% Strength 82%, Samsung TV Signal Strength 97%.

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Anthony
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10:13 AM
Accrington

CBS Action is just an orange info screen at the moment-does anyone know when it will start?

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