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Freeview reception at EH12 8LU


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 14 mobile phone masts within 1.5km of EH128LU (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

FreeSportsBlack Hill COM6
1BBC One (SD)Craigkelly ScotlandPSB1
2BBC TwoCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
3STV (SD)Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
4Channel 4 (SD)Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
 
5Channel 5Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
6ITV 2Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
7BBC AlbaCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
8STV EdinburghCraigkelly LEH
8STV GlasgowBlack Hill LG
 
10ITV3Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
11Sky ArtsBlack Hill COM5
12QuestBlack Hill COM6
13E4Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
14Film4Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
 
15Channel 4 +1Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
17ReallyBlack Hill COM5
18More4Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
19DaveBlack Hill COM5
20DramaBlack Hill COM4
 
215USABlack Hill COM4
23BBC ThreeCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
24BBC Four (Scotland SD)Craigkelly ScotlandPSB1
25WBlack Hill COM6
26ITV4Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
 
27YesterdayBlack Hill COM6
29ITV2 +1Black Hill COM4
30E4 +1Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
31E4 ExtraBlack Hill COM5
325STARBlack Hill COM4
 
335ActionBlack Hill COM4
34GREAT! moviesBlack Hill COM6
35STV+1Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
35ITV1 +1Craigkelly STV Central (Edinburgh)PSB2
36pickBlack Hill COM5
 
39DMAXBlack Hill COM6
40Quest RedBlack Hill COM5
41LegendBlack Hill COM4
42GREAT! movies actionBlack Hill COM4
43Food NetworkBlack Hill COM5
 
44HGTVBlack Hill COM6
46Channel 5 +1Black Hill COM4
47Film4 +1Black Hill COM5
48ChallengeBlack Hill COM5
494sevenBlack Hill COM5
 
565SELECTCraigkelly PSB3
57Smithsonian ChannelBlack Hill COM5
58ITVBe +1Black Hill COM4
59ITV3 +1Black Hill COM4
60Drama +1Black Hill COM5
 
64BlazeBlack Hill COM4
67CBS RealityBlack Hill COM4
70Quest +1Black Hill COM5
71Quest Red +1Black Hill COM6
73HobbyMakerBlack Hill COM6
 
74Dave ja vuBlack Hill COM4
75Yesterday +1Black Hill COM5
78TCCBlack Hill COM4
81Blaze +1Black Hill COM4
82Talking Pictures TVBlack Hill COM6
 
83Together TVBlack Hill COM5
84PBS AmericaBlack Hill COM6
88Classic HitsBlack Hill COM6
89ITV4 +1Black Hill COM4
101BBC One HDCraigkelly PSB3
 
102BBC Two HDCraigkelly PSB3
103UTV HDCraigkelly PSB3
103STV HDCraigkelly PSB3
103ITV 1 HDCraigkelly PSB3
104Channel 4 HDCraigkelly PSB3
 
105Channel 5 HDCraigkelly PSB3
106BBC Four HDCraigkelly PSB3
108BBC Scotland HDCraigkelly PSB3
109BBC Three HDCraigkelly PSB3
110Channel 4 HD (Wales)Craigkelly PSB3
 
201CBBCCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
202CBeebiesCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
203CITVBlack Hill COM4
204CBBC HDCraigkelly PSB3
205CBeebies HDCraigkelly PSB3
 
208POP MAXBlack Hill COM4
209Ketchup TVBlack Hill COM4
210Ketchup TooBlack Hill COM4
211YAAAS!Black Hill COM4
231BBC NewsCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
 
232BBC ParliamentCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1
233Sky NewsBlack Hill COM5
235Al Jazeera EngBlack Hill COM6
250BBC Red ButtonCraigkelly ScotlandPSB1

 

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Comments
Friday, 29 August 2014
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kevin mitchell
10:59 AM
Falkirk

brilliant

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Patrick
5:11 PM
Brighton

Hi there. Yesterday, 28th August, Latest TV Brighton was launched here in Brighton but retuning my TV does not give me Channel 8 to receive reception. Can you tell me why? My post code is BN2 5WJ here in Brighton Marina. Thanks

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jan
9:15 PM
Eastleigh

I live in Eastleigh and have lost my freeview signal suddenly about 20 mins ago, anyone having the same problem. 29/08/2014

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jan's 4 posts GB
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jan
9:23 PM
Eastleigh

Well it has just come back on, hopefully there will be no more problems..

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olwen horrigan
10:40 PM
Ferndale

Hi, we have no sound on bbc1 wales hd 101 & 976 at & the same yesterday, we use our sky box for free channels.
We just found ch 968 bbc1 cl & it has sound!!
Thank you

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olwen horrigan's 1 post US
Saturday, 30 August 2014
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jb38
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

12:01 AM

Fran Shuttlewood : Good news then! that of course being apart from the financial cost of replacing the defective booster / power supply / plus labour for fitting same etc.

I do feel though, that the main aspect of your problem responsible for misleading symptoms was due to the strong signal from the local Woodford Halse relay transmitter being received by breaking through the defective booster, whereas anything of a lower level such as from Oxford, not doing.

Anyway, thanks for taking the time to give an update on the situation, and pleased that everything is now back to normal.

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KMJ,Derby
sentiment_satisfiedGold

8:52 PM

Patrick: Unfortunately you appear to be out of range for reception of the Brighton local mux, Digital UK does not show this mux at all within the table for predicted reception at your location.

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John Butler
10:16 PM
Berkhamsted

Over the last 3 days Freeview has changed - Retune does not work, volume change no longer appears on screen, program details are no longer available, etc
I have 2 sets with separate Goodman GD11 FVZS2 set top boxes and both show the same faults. The aerial and connections appear to be OK. Reception of stations is still OK however.

What is happening ?


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andy
sentiment_satisfiedBronze

11:34 PM
Chester

Try Mains Reset.


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andy's 42 posts GB
Sunday, 31 August 2014
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MikeB
sentiment_very_satisfiedPlatinum

8:36 AM

John Butler: I know what you mean, since my Goodmans box has frozen and sometimes refuses to react to the remote on and off for the last three weeks. Firstly, I don't think its a software problem, since I doubt that the software has ever been updated. However, its not impossible that something with the signal has slightly changed, and thrown the box - it certainly seems to happen on some channels more than others.

Secondly, like you, signal strength is perfect, so its not a matter of a dodgy feed.

My cure is to normally pull out the power lead at the back of the box, which resets it. However, it sometimes freezes a minute later, so a 'mains reset' is not a total solution.

I'm waiting for the retune on the 3rd, and if its not OK by then, I'm just going to buy another box (although they all seem to be by Vestral..). But my advice would be to spend as little money as possible if you are going to replace them (if you can't take them back to the shop) - there is no point in spending good money after bad.

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