Freeview Light on the Lairg (Highland, Scotland) transmitter
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The symbol shows the location of the Lairg (Highland, Scotland) transmitter which serves less than 500 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 Lairg (Highland, Scotland) transmitter.
Which Freeview channels does the Lairg 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.
64QAM 8K 2/3 24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/3 40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)
Are you trying to watch these 43 Freeview channels?
The Lairg (Highland, Scotland) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4seven, 5Action, 5STAR, 5USA, Aljazeera English, 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 Lairg transmitter?
BBC Reporting Scotland 2.4m homes 9.2%
from Glasgow G51 1DA, 241km south (181°)
to BBC Scotland region - 230 masts.
How will the Lairg (Highland, Scotland) transmission frequencies change over time?
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tv_off Being removed from Freeview (for 5G use) after November 2020 / June 2022 - more
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 8 Sep 10 and 22 Sep 10.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
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Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Knock More transmitter area
LAIRG transmitter - Freeview BBC Digital TV Off Air from 18:13 on 08 Dec to 12:08 on 10 Dec HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:46 today to 19:04 today HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:13 on 08 Dec to 12:08 on 10 Dec [BBC]
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LAIRG transmitter - Freeview BBC Digital TV Off Air from 18:13 on 08 Dec to 12:08 on 10 Dec HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:46 yesterday to 19:04 yesterday HD Digital TV Off Air from 18:13 on 08 Dec to 12:08 on 10 Dec [BBC]
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