Freeview Light on the Westwood (Wiltshire, England) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Westwood (Wiltshire, England) transmitter which serves 2,300 homes. The bright green areas shown where the signal from this transmitter is strong, dark green areas are poorer signals. Those parts shown in yellow may have interference on the same frequency from other masts.
This transmitter has no current reported problemsThe BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Westwood (Wiltshire, England) transmitter.
Choose from three options: ■ List by multiplex ■ List by channel number ■ List by channel name_______
Which Freeview channels does the Westwood transmitter broadcast?If you have any kind of Freeview fault, follow this Freeview reset procedure first.
Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
Are you trying to watch these 43 Freeview channels?
The Westwood (Wiltshire, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4seven, 5Action, 5STAR, 5USA, Al Jazeera Eng, Blaze, Blaze +1, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 5 +1, CITV, YAAAS!, Dave, Dave ja vu, DMAX, Drama +1, E4 Extra, Film4 +1, Food Network, GB News, GREAT! movies, GREAT! movies action, HGTV, HobbyMaker, ITV2 +1, ITV3 +1, ITV4 +1, ITVBe +1, Legend, PBS America, pick, Pop Player, Quest +1, Quest Red, Really, Sky News, Smithsonian Channel, Talking Pictures TV, TCC, That's TV (UK), Together TV, W, Yesterday +1.
If you want to watch these channels, your aerial must point to one of the 80 Full service Freeview transmitters. For more information see the will there ever be more services on the Freeview Light transmitters? page.
Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Westwood transmitter?
BBC Points West 0.9m homes 3.4%
from Bristol BS8 2LR, 28km west-northwest (301°)
to BBC West region - 60 masts.
ITV West Country News (East) 0.9m homes 3.4%
from Bristol BS4 3HG, 24km west-northwest (300°)
to ITV West region - 61 masts.
All of lunch, weekend and 50% evening news is shared with West Country (West)
How will the Westwood (Wiltshire, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
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Table shows multiplexes names see this article;
green background for transmission frequencies
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W T
waves denotes analogue; digital switchover was 24 Mar 10 and 7 Apr 10.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
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Local transmitter mapsWESTWOOD Freeview WESTWOOD DAB Mendip TV region BBC West West
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Westwood was not an original Channel 3 VHF 405-line mast: the historical information shown is the details of the company responsible for the transmitter when it began transmitting Channel 3.
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Mendip transmitter area
Friday, 2 August 2019
WESTWOOD transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 14:19 yesterday to 14:25 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 14:19 yesterday to 14:25 yesterday. [BBC]
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Saturday, 3 August 2019
WESTWOOD transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 14:19 on 01 Aug to 14:25 on 01 Aug, HD Digital TV Off Air; DSO related from 14:19 on 01 Aug to 14:25 on 01 Aug. [BBC]
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