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Freeview reception at BS6 5BB


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 29 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of BS65BB (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)Mendip WestPSB1
2BBC TwoMendip WestPSB1
3ITV 1 (SD)Mendip WestPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Mendip WestPSB2
5Channel 5Mendip WestPSB2
 
6ITV 2Mendip WestPSB2
7Made in BristolMendip LBS
9BBC FourMendip WestPSB1
10ITV3Mendip WestPSB2
11Sky ArtsMendip COM5
 
12QuestMendip COM6
13E4Mendip WestPSB2
14Film4Mendip WestPSB2
15Channel 4 +1Mendip WestPSB2
17ReallyMendip COM5
 
18More4Mendip WestPSB2
19DaveMendip COM5
20DramaMendip COM4
215USAMendip COM4
23BBC ThreeMendip WestPSB1
 
25WMendip COM6
26ITV4Mendip WestPSB2
27YesterdayMendip COM6
29ITV2 +1Mendip COM4
30E4 +1Mendip WestPSB2
 
31E4 ExtraMendip COM5
325STARMendip COM4
335ActionMendip COM4
34GREAT! moviesMendip COM6
35ITV1 +1Mendip WestPSB2
 
36pickMendip COM5
39DMAXMendip COM6
40Quest RedMendip COM5
41LegendMendip COM4
42GREAT! movies actionMendip COM4
 
43Food NetworkMendip COM5
44HGTVMendip COM6
46Channel 5 +1Mendip COM4
47Film4 +1Mendip COM5
48ChallengeMendip COM5
 
494sevenMendip COM5
565SELECTBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
57Smithsonian ChannelMendip COM5
58ITVBe +1Mendip COM4
59ITV3 +1Mendip COM4
 
60Drama +1Mendip COM5
64BlazeMendip COM4
67CBS RealityMendip COM4
70Quest +1Mendip COM5
71Quest Red +1Mendip COM6
 
73HobbyMakerMendip COM6
74Dave ja vuMendip COM4
75Yesterday +1Mendip COM5
78TCCMendip COM4
81Blaze +1Mendip COM4
 
82Talking Pictures TVMendip COM6
83Together TVMendip COM5
84PBS AmericaMendip COM6
88Classic HitsMendip COM6
89ITV4 +1Mendip COM4
 
101BBC One HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
102BBC Two HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
103UTV HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
103STV HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
103ITV 1 HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
 
104Channel 4 HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
105Channel 5 HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
106BBC Four HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
109BBC Three HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
 
110Channel 4 HD (Wales)Bristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
201CBBCMendip WestPSB1
202CBeebiesMendip WestPSB1
203CITVMendip COM4
204CBBC HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
 
205CBeebies HDBristol Ilchester Crescent PSB3
208Pop PlayerMendip COM4
209Ketchup TVMendip COM4
210Ketchup TooMendip COM4
211YAAAS!Mendip COM4
 
231BBC NewsMendip WestPSB1
232BBC ParliamentMendip WestPSB1
233Sky NewsMendip COM5
235Al Jazeera EngMendip COM6
250BBC Red ButtonMendip WestPSB1
 

 

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Comments
Thursday, 12 January 2017
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Marie
10:54 PM
London

Hi I have had no freeview HD channels since 6.15 this evening it was freezing and then went blank I'm assuming it's the weather and wind I hope this mends itself soon

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MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

11:57 PM

Marie and Mrs Rolea: You both have the same problem - your aerial are not working properly. And nobody is going to send a technician.....

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MikeB's 2,579 posts GB
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
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Myrtill Bakai
2:20 PM

I have no signal in Solihull WM what is the reason? others have the same issue in the area?

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MikeP
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

4:12 PM

Myrtill Bakai:

Without a full post code it is impossible to assist. Provide that and we can check which of over 1000 transmitters you ought to be using and what the receptions conditions are.



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MikeP's 3,056 posts GB
Thursday, 19 January 2017
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Brenda Winson
7:55 AM
Craigavon

BT66 7UX I have had no free view channels since around 9.30 yesterday evening ( Wednesday 18/01/17).
3 smart TVs getting internet channels but failing to record free view channels
On checking signal strength, all FV channels registering 0%

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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

1:01 PM

Brenda Winson: There are no faults showing for Divis (the most likely transmitter for your postcode) so the problem is almost certainly in your aerial system somewhere. Are all of your TVs connected to the same aerial? Does it have a powered amplifier to distribute the signal around your home? If it does, check that the power supply is still working as the situation you describe is commonly caused by the power supply to the amplifier failing which causes it to block all signals from aerial getting through to the TVs.

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StevensOnln1's 3,434 posts GB
Friday, 20 January 2017
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GeordieLad
sentiment_satisfiedBronze

12:39 PM
Towcester

Is there any reason why I can't get ITV Hub on my LG 49LF590V TV from the Sandy Heath transmitter? There are a myriad of other networked services available but I can't see that for ITV. Although clearly not an aerial problem, my location is NN12 7TN.

LG haven't been helpful with their response.

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MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

2:47 PM

GeordieLad: ITV hub is via the net, and has zero to do with your aerial.

Almost certainly its because the LG isn't able to use the app, which isn't so surprising, since ITV's is a relative pain for all the companies. Assuming they are not going to supply a ITV app for that software, just get a Now TV box, etc that will.

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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

2:54 PM

GeordieLad: ITV Hub in an app on your TV and has nothing to do with any transmitter. It doesn't seem to be available on any LG TVs other than those which have Freeview Play which allows you to view programs on all the main catchup services by scrolling backwards through the program guide.

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Saturday, 21 January 2017
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lee radford
10:15 AM

I have a chimney mounted aerial and a human 2000t box. My postcode is ng11 so presume I'm using the Waltham transmitter?

I get all the hd channels but I'm missing afew others still. I'm unable to get ch91 frontrunner TV which I thought I'd be able to get with this recorder.

Any ideas?

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