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Freeview reception at NE8 2YA


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 15 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of NE82YA (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 (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
35ITV +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
89ITV4 +1Pontop Pike COM4
91Classic HitsPontop Pike COM6
 
101BBC One HDPontop Pike PSB3
102BBC Two HDPontop Pike PSB3
103STV HDPontop Pike PSB3
103UTV HDPontop Pike PSB3
103ITV 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
 
201CBBCPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
202CBeebiesPontop Pike North East and CumbriaPSB1
203CITVPontop Pike COM4
204CBBC HDPontop Pike PSB3
205CBeebies HDPontop Pike PSB3
 
208Pop PlayerPontop Pike COM4
211Ketchup TVPontop Pike COM4
212YAAAS!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
Sunday, 24 July 2016
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darren.roughley
11:25 PM
Pontefract

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Monday, 25 July 2016
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jb38
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12:51 AM

Nigel: Belmont at approx 43 miles / 107 degrees is indicated as providing the best signal level in your area over that from Emley Moor @ 21 miles/ 283 degrees, the station your aerial is possibly facing towards?.

However, although your aerial might not be facing towards Belmont, its only around 5 degrees off what's known as reverse (or rear) pick up, some types of aerials being better than others when operating in this way, and so if your Freeview device has a "manual" tuning facility? you can use this to check if its worthwhile (or not) to swing your aerial around 180 degrees or so to face towards Belmont.

But though, "before" carrying out any tests it has to be ascertained that your Freeview device is capable of receiving HD transmissions, insomuch, are you able to view BBC HD 101-105 etc? because if not, this will be the reason for the 18 channel difference between your neighbours and you, likewise abandon the undermentioned.

However, should you be able to view those channels? carry out the following procedure.

Being, enter Mux 33 (Belmont's COM7) into the manual tuning box but do "not" press search or scan, as this allows the tuner time to indicate if any signal is being received no matter how low it might be. If though a signal of around 50% strength / quality is indicated, then press search or scan to store it in the EPG listings, although it will likely be stored up in the 800 range.

If successful, carry out the procedure again but this time enter C35 (Belmont's COM8).

Further advice as required.


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jb38's 7,179 posts GB
Tuesday, 26 July 2016
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Andy
9:30 PM
Chester

ofcom 700mhz clearance

Evening all

I have been looking at the frequency changes that are coming due to the 700mhz Clearance and have found a link that talks about the Winter Hill changes, however the frequency changes listed on this site for Winter Hill differ from them listed in the link below!


Ofcom seeks input on Freeview changes: 20 million will need to retune - a516digital


Just wondering if anyone knows if this link is correct or not??

Any info much appreciated
Andy


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StevensOnln1
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

11:09 PM

Andy: a516's site is generally pretty reliable. I've no idea where the data for future frequency allocations comes from for this site as Ofcom haven't made any firm announcements of future allocations yet.

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StevensOnln1's 3,356 posts GB
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
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KMJ,Derby
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10:36 AM

StevensOnln1: the frequency allocations reffered to in the a516digital article appear in an Ofcom report "Rooftop TV Aerial Performance in Manchester" published on 31st March 2016.

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KMJ,Derby's 1,811 posts GB
Briantist
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12:31 PM

@KMJ,Derby: I was at a meething at the Digital Television Group last week and everything seems to be on course for DSO2 to happen as planned, perhaps a little earlier.

Of particular note will be COM7 and COM8 moving to two single-frequency networks on C55 and C57 (I think).

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Wednesday, 3 August 2016
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a. robertson
12:16 PM

I live in Hawick and there is no freeview signal. I see that there is some kind of problem but no indication of when a signal will return. Can you help please?

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MikeP
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1:19 PM

A. Robertson:

Please check the page at https://ukfree.tv/transmi…ICK, as it indicates that there have been problems recently.

To help us to help you further, please supply a full post code of your location or that of a very nearby public building/shop/Post Office/etc.



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michael Hart
3:43 PM

on freeview why am I receiving the Manchester Granada itv local news instead of tyne tees news now that I have moved from Darlington, Co Durham to Newton Aycliffe, Co durham, just a few miles further north ?

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StevensOnln1
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4:17 PM

michael Hart: Either you're watching ITV HD which doesn't yet have a Tyne Tees version or the aerial at your new house is receiving it's signal from a transmitter in the Granada region. If you post a full postcode we'll be able to see which transmitters you should be able to receive and offer further advice.

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