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Freeview reception at NE16 6BX


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 3 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of NE166BX (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

FreeSportsPontop Pike COM6
1BBC One (SD)Pontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
2BBC TwoPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
3ITV 1 (SD)Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
 
5Channel 5Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
6ITV 2Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
9BBC FourPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
10ITV3Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
11Sky ArtsFenham COM5
 
12QuestPontop Pike COM4
13E4Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
14Film4Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
15Channel 4 +1Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
17ReallyFenham COM5
 
18More4Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
19DaveFenham COM5
20DramaPontop Pike COM4
215USAPontop Pike COM4
23BBC ThreePontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
 
25WPontop Pike COM6
26ITV4Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
27YesterdayPontop Pike COM6
29ITV2 +1Pontop Pike COM4
30E4 +1Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
 
31E4 ExtraFenham COM5
325STARPontop Pike COM4
335ActionPontop Pike COM4
34GREAT! moviesPontop Pike COM6
35ITV1 +1Pontop Pike Tyne TeesPSB2
 
36pickFenham COM5
39DMAXPontop Pike COM6
40Quest RedFenham COM5
41LegendPontop Pike COM4
42GREAT! movies actionPontop Pike COM4
 
43Food NetworkFenham COM5
44HGTVPontop Pike COM6
46Channel 5 +1Pontop Pike COM4
47Film4 +1Fenham COM5
48ChallengeFenham COM5
 
494sevenFenham COM5
565SELECTPontop Pike PSB3
57Smithsonian ChannelFenham COM5
58ITVBe +1Pontop Pike COM4
59ITV3 +1Pontop Pike COM4
 
60Drama +1Fenham COM5
64BlazePontop Pike COM4
67CBS RealityPontop Pike COM4
70Quest +1Fenham COM5
71Quest Red +1Pontop Pike COM6
 
73HobbyMakerPontop Pike COM6
74Dave ja vuPontop Pike COM4
75Yesterday +1Fenham COM5
78TCCPontop Pike COM4
81Blaze +1Pontop Pike COM4
 
82Talking Pictures TVPontop Pike COM6
83Together TVFenham COM5
84PBS AmericaPontop Pike COM6
88Classic HitsPontop Pike COM6
89ITV4 +1Pontop Pike COM4
 
101BBC One HDPontop Pike PSB3
102BBC Two HDPontop Pike PSB3
103UTV HDPontop Pike PSB3
103STV HDPontop Pike PSB3
103ITV 1 HDPontop Pike PSB3
 
104Channel 4 HDPontop Pike PSB3
105Channel 5 HDPontop Pike PSB3
106BBC Four HDPontop Pike PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDPontop Pike PSB3
109BBC Three HDPontop Pike PSB3
 
110Channel 4 HD (Wales)Pontop Pike PSB3
201CBBCPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
202CBeebiesPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
203CITVPontop Pike COM4
204CBBC HDPontop Pike PSB3
 
205CBeebies HDPontop Pike PSB3
208POP MAXPontop Pike COM4
209Ketchup TVPontop Pike COM4
210Ketchup TooPontop Pike COM4
211YAAAS!Pontop Pike COM4
 
231BBC NewsPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
232BBC ParliamentPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
233Sky NewsFenham COM5
235Aljazeera EnglishPontop Pike COM6
250BBC Red ButtonPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
 

 

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Comments
Saturday, 5 March 2016
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fozzy
9:40 PM
Manchester

js: Fantastic!
I install VLC and the file worked from the go, I then used your initial posted file along with VLC and all services work.

If any updates for services are available I'd be most grateful.

Thank you again for your input its very much appreciated!


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Monday, 7 March 2016
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js
sentiment_satisfiedGold

2:50 PM

fozzy: Glad you got it working, at least in VLC.

It's useful (and interesting) to get it working in TransEdit.

Try this:

Run TransEdit 4.1.0 Beta.

Click New List and choose TS Stream

In the URL field enter http://stream.arqiva.tv/m…rstv

In the Description field enter Motors TV

Click Add

Select the stream and click Analyze

From the TS Analyzer window you can Preview, right-click the PAT, Select PIDs and Start Recording.

As for updates, look to the source of the info, I can't help there.



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js's 792 posts GB
Thursday, 10 March 2016
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fozzy
8:47 AM
Manchester

js: Thanks for the update Ive finally got it working and recording, shame there no timer recording facility.

Do you know if the other channels work ok as Ive tried them and they either dont work or stop after a few minutes I'm assuming they are pay for view.

Thank you again for your help its very much appreciated.

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js
sentiment_satisfiedGold

11:20 PM

fozzy: It seems that Passion and Chatbox are no longer working; causing a 'Tuning Error'.

I tried playing Vintage TV and it stopped after two minutes, so I set TransEdit to record the stream. It was still running half an hour later, so it seems to be intermittent.

I think you said it's working on your Sony TV now. Does it also stop on that?

Looks like a server problem to me. Is it just Vintage TV? I've not had the issue with others I've tried.


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Monday, 14 March 2016
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Nick Anderson
sentiment_satisfiedSilver

10:39 AM

Why is Aljazeeras no longer transmitting on freeview Channel 83 and is now only available on HD freeview. This effectively cuts out a current potential audience of several million and seems to make no sense.

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Andy
4:53 PM
Cirencester

Aerial on bungalow roof. Most channels ok but itv and channel 4 keep breaking up. I have removed hdmi leads and the issue persists. Any ideas

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Tuesday, 15 March 2016
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jb38
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5:08 PM

Andy: Oxford is listed (as from yesterday 14th) on the planned engineering page under the heading of "Possible weak signal", this always having more of an effect in area's where reception is not of a line-of-sight nature, such as applies in your particular case.




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Wednesday, 16 March 2016
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Eric Brett
7:17 PM

To your website designer: I am now stuck with a left-hand sidebar. How do I get rid of it? Please email your answer.

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MikeP
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10:16 PM
Trowbridge

Eric Brett:

I am not the designer but I suspect ypu may have changed a setting in your browser so that it shows a 'side bar' of items on the left side.

If you are using Firefox, go into the View menu and select the Sidebar option. There, untick the offending sidebar so it disappears.

Hope that helps?


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Sunday, 27 March 2016
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Peter
4:29 PM

I have no signal on all channels since 25/3/2016. I am in OL4 3FR area. Can anyone help?

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