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Freeview reception at BN16 4AX


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 2 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of BN164AX (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

FreeSportsRowridge COM6
1BBC One (SD)Findon SouthPSB1
2BBC TwoFindon SouthPSB1
3ITV 1 (SD)Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
 
5Channel 5Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
6ITV 2Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
7Latest TVWhitehawk Hill LBN
7That's SolentRowridge LSO
9BBC FourFindon SouthPSB1
 
10ITV3Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
11Sky ArtsRowridge COM5
12QuestRowridge COM4
13E4Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
14Film4Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
 
15Channel 4 +1Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
17ReallyRowridge COM5
18More4Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
19DaveRowridge COM5
20DramaRowridge COM4
 
215USARowridge COM4
23BBC ThreeFindon SouthPSB1
25WRowridge COM6
26ITV4Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
27YesterdayRowridge COM6
 
29ITV2 +1Rowridge COM4
30E4 +1Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
31E4 ExtraRowridge COM5
325STARRowridge COM4
335ActionRowridge COM4
 
34GREAT! moviesRowridge COM6
35ITV1 +1Findon Meridian (South Coast)PSB2
36pickRowridge COM5
39DMAXRowridge COM6
40Quest RedRowridge COM5
 
41LegendRowridge COM4
42GREAT! movies actionRowridge COM4
43Food NetworkRowridge COM5
44HGTVRowridge COM6
46Channel 5 +1Rowridge COM4
 
47Film4 +1Rowridge COM5
48ChallengeRowridge COM5
494sevenRowridge COM5
565SELECTFindon PSB3
57Smithsonian ChannelRowridge COM5
 
58ITVBe +1Rowridge COM4
59ITV3 +1Rowridge COM4
60Drama +1Rowridge COM5
64BlazeRowridge COM4
67CBS RealityRowridge COM4
 
70Quest +1Rowridge COM5
71Quest Red +1Rowridge COM6
73HobbyMakerRowridge COM6
74Dave ja vuRowridge COM4
75Yesterday +1Rowridge COM5
 
78TCCRowridge COM4
81Blaze +1Rowridge COM4
82Talking Pictures TVRowridge COM6
83Together TVRowridge COM5
84PBS AmericaRowridge COM6
 
88Classic HitsRowridge COM6
89ITV4 +1Rowridge COM4
101BBC One HDFindon PSB3
102BBC Two HDFindon PSB3
103UTV HDFindon PSB3
 
103STV HDFindon PSB3
103ITV 1 HDFindon PSB3
104Channel 4 HDFindon PSB3
105Channel 5 HDFindon PSB3
106BBC Four HDFindon PSB3
 
108BBC Scotland HDFindon PSB3
109BBC Three HDFindon PSB3
110Channel 4 HD (Wales)Findon PSB3
201CBBCFindon SouthPSB1
202CBeebiesFindon SouthPSB1
 
203CITVRowridge COM4
204CBBC HDFindon PSB3
205CBeebies HDFindon PSB3
208POP MAXRowridge COM4
209Ketchup TVRowridge COM4
 
210Ketchup TooRowridge COM4
211YAAAS!Rowridge COM4
231BBC NewsFindon SouthPSB1
232BBC ParliamentFindon SouthPSB1
233Sky NewsRowridge COM5
 
235Aljazeera EnglishRowridge COM6
250BBC Red ButtonFindon SouthPSB1

 

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Comments
Wednesday, 15 April 2015
M
Mike O'Sullivan
3:05 PM

Please, where can I find the compression format and bitrate of a Freeview radio broadcast, with particular reference to BBC Radio 3 transmissions? Appreciate any help.

I'm on the Guildford transmitter if it makes any difference.

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Mike O'Sullivan's 8 posts GB
M
MikeP
sentiment_satisfiedSilver

9:16 PM
Trowbridge

Andy:
We really need some idea of where you are and what equipment you are using. The location, given as a postcode (or that of a nearby shop or post office) helps to show which of the many transmitters might be the preferred option, it also helps to show what the terrain is between you and that transmitter as hills/buildings in the way can affect reception. That assumes you are using Freeview. If, however, you are using Sky or FreeSat, then different considerations apply - hence the need to know what equipment is in use.

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MikeP's 215 posts GB
Friday, 24 April 2015
R
Roger
10:41 PM
Preston

Hi, unfree reports possible weak signal from winter hill (granda) which we have been experiencing now for a couple of weeks. Any idea when it will be back to normal. Loft mounted high gain arial pr29sd. Previously consistentlystrong signal.
Possible 4g interference?
Thanks

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Roger's 1 post GB
Saturday, 25 April 2015
M
MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

10:00 AM

Roger: Since all indications are that your signal should be really good, it sounds like you have a problem with your aerial. Start with checking the basics, such as the aerial lead from the back of the TV. Ultimately, you might need to call out a professional.

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MikeB's 2,579 posts GB
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
A
Alecbellamy
2:43 PM

I can't find new free channel spike.where is it located?

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Alecbellamy's 1 post GB
Dave Lindsay
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

5:52 PM

Alecbellamy: You may need to carry out a retune.

Spike is on logical channel number (LCN) 31, this having previously home to 5 USA which has moved to LCN21. If no retune has been carried out then 5 USA may still be on LCN31, meaning that Spike can't take up its native position, meaning your receiver has probably placed it in the 800s.

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Dave Lindsay's 5,724 posts GB
Thursday, 30 April 2015
L
lee
10:30 AM
Redditch

We now have a 4g mast 200 yards from.house and can no.longer get freeview signal what can be done to rectify this.problem

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lee's 1 post GB
Dave Lindsay
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

4:22 PM

lee: Call at800, the company tasked with resolving issues of this nature:

Contact us | Advice or general enquiries | at800

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Dave Lindsay's 5,724 posts GB
Friday, 1 May 2015
D
David
10:10 AM
London

I have an aerial on the top of a tall pole on the roof of the 3 storey house where I live (so pretty high), and last night (Thursday 30th April) just before 10pm I lost freeview reception completely, getting a 'no reception' message. I switched to freesat where reception was fine. I checked 30 minutes later and still no reception on freeview. This morning I have freeview reception again. Any ideas?

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David's 3 posts GB
Dave Lindsay
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

10:39 AM

David: This sounds like failure of a signal amplifier or its power supply. Don't assume that just because the light is on that it's functioning normally all it's telling you is that there is power there.

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