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Freeview reception at 53.2554°N -1.922°E


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 53.255480,-1.922882 (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)Buxton North WestPSB1
2BBC TwoBuxton North WestPSB1
3ITV (SD)Buxton GranadaPSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Buxton GranadaPSB2
5Channel 5Buxton GranadaPSB2
 
6ITV 2Buxton GranadaPSB2
9BBC FourBuxton North WestPSB1
10ITV3Buxton GranadaPSB2
13E4Buxton GranadaPSB2
14Film4Buxton GranadaPSB2
 
15Channel 4 +1Buxton GranadaPSB2
18More4Buxton GranadaPSB2
25ITV4Buxton GranadaPSB2
29E4 +1Buxton GranadaPSB2
34ITV +1Buxton GranadaPSB2
 
72Shopping Quarter Buxton PSB3
101BBC One HDBuxton PSB3
102BBC Two HDBuxton PSB3
103STV HDBuxton PSB3
103UTV HDBuxton PSB3
 
103ITV HDBuxton PSB3
104Channel 4 HDBuxton PSB3
105Channel 5 HDBuxton PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDBuxton PSB3
201CBBCBuxton North WestPSB1
 
202CBeebiesBuxton North WestPSB1
204CBBC HDBuxton PSB3
231BBC NewsBuxton North WestPSB1
232BBC ParliamentBuxton North WestPSB1
250BBC Red ButtonBuxton North WestPSB1
 

 

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Saturday, 30 October 2021
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Chris.SE
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2:00 PM

Jannene Travell:

Of course some locations are exposed to some atrocious winter weather, however a good professional installer (CAI approved) should be able to provide an installation that lasts more than a winter or two!
That said, using indoor aerials can be fraught with issues, it depends on how far you are from the transmitter(s) and whether you can get a "line-of-sight".

We need a full postcode to look at the predicted reception in your locale and which transmitter(s) and multiplexes you might receive.

If you have a "smart" TV, why would you need a "Freeview" box? What make and model is the TV?

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Friday, 19 November 2021
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alan meakin
7:57 AM
Nottingham

Lost all Freeview channels due to no signal on TV screen on 16/11 and still no signal 19/11.

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Chris.SE
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1:55 PM

alan meakin:

As you haven't provided a full postcode, it's not possible to know whether your predicted reception could be marginal under normal circumstances in your locale, and whether you'd be using the Nottingham transmitter or the Waltham one, both of which have been on Planned engineering this last week.

Two of us have already responded to your post on the Nottingham transmitter page. Have you followed the advice about NOT retuning or what to do if you already have?
Some information about your aerial installation would also be helpful and which way the aerial is pointing and whether the rods (or squashed Xs) are horizontal or vertical.

It might also be an idea if you check all your coax connections behind your TV etc. If you have weak signals due to the engineering then bad connections could mean you have no signal.

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Please post a question, answer or commentIf you have Freeview reception problems before posting a question your must first do this Freeview reset procedure then see: Freeview reception has changed, Single frequency interference, and Freeview intermittent interference.

If you have no satellite signal, see Sky Digibox says 'No Signal' or 'Technical fault'

If you have other problems, please provide a full (not partial) postcode (or preferably enter it in box at the top right) and indicate where if aerial is on the roof, in the loft or elsewhere.

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