Freeview Light on the Beecroft Hill (Leeds, England) transmitter
This transmitter has no current reported problems
The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Beecroft Hill (Leeds, England) transmitter.
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The symbol shows the location of the Beecroft Hill (Leeds, England) transmitter which serves 21,000 homes.
What do the colours on the map mean?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.
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Which Freeview channels does the Beecroft Hill transmitter broadcast?
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Digital television services are broadcast on a multiplexes (or Mux) where many stations occupy a single broadcast frequency, as shown below.
|C59 (778.0MHz)||197m||64QAM 8K 2/3|
24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
1 BBC One Yorkshire, 2 BBC Two England, 7 BBC Three, 9 BBC Four, 120 CBBC, 121 CBeebies, 130 BBC News, 131 BBC Parliament, 601 BBC Red Button 1, plus 13 others 200 BBC Red Button, 700 BBC Radio 1, 701 BBC Radio 1Xtra, 702 BBC Radio 2, 703 BBC Radio 3, 704 BBC Radio 4, 705 BBC Radio 5 Live, 706 BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, 707 BBC Radio 6 Music, 708 BBC Radio 4 Extra, 709 BBC Asian Network, 710 BBC World Service, 721 BBC London,
|C55 (746.0MHz)||197m||64QAM 8K 2/3|
24.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
3 ITV (Yorkshire (Emley Moor micro region)), 4 Channel 4 North ads, 5 Channel 5 The North ads, 6 ITV 2, 13 Channel 4 +1 North ads, 14 More 4, 15 Film 4, 28 E4, 33 ITV +1 (Yorkshire Emley Moor),
|C50 (706.0MHz)||197m||256QAM 32KE 2/3|
40.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
45 Film 4 +1, 101 BBC One HD (England no regional news), 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV Granada), 104 Channel 4 HD North ads, 105 BBC Three HD, 123 CBBC HD, plus 1 others The Space,
|C56 (754.0MHz)||197m||QSPK 8K 3/4|
8.0Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
from 22nd September 2014: 8 Made in Leeds, 125 Pop, plus 1 others 57 QVC Extra,
Are you trying to watch these 9 Freeview HD channels?
The Beecroft Hill (Leeds, England)
mast is not one of the extended Freeview HD
(COM7 and COM8) transmitters, it does not provide these high definition
(HD) channels: 4seven HD, Al Jazeera Arabic, Al Jazeera HD, BBC Four HD, BBC News HD, CBeebies HD, Channel 4+1 HD, Community Channel HD, Motors TV.
If you want to watch these HD channels, either use Freesat HD, or move your TV aerial must point to one of the 30 Full Freeview HD transmitters
. For more information see the want to know which transmitters will carry extra Freeview HD?
Which BBC and ITV regional news can I watch from the Beecroft Hill transmitter?
How will the Beecroft Hill (Leeds, England) transmission frequencies change over time?
|aerial group||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E||C/D E|
|orange background for multiplexes names more||green background for transmission frequencies||lilac background for power levels in watts||800MHz band: 4G mobile to start in 2013||700MHz band: possible 4G in 2019 more||600MHz band: new or moved digital TV services more|
denote 166kHz offset; aerial group
are shown as A B C/D E K W
Italics for analogue
, digital switchover was Wednesdays 7th September and 21st September 2011.
How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?
|Analogue 1-4|| 1000W|
|BBCA, D3+4, BBCB||(-7dB) 200W|
Which companies have run the Channel 3 services in the Emley Moor transmitter area
|May 1956-Jul 1968||Granada Television†|
|May 1956-Jul 1968||Associated British Corporation◊|
|Jul 1968-Oct 2002||Yorkshire Television|
|Oct 2002-Dec 2014||ITV|
|Feb 1983-Dec 1992||TV-am•|
|Jan 1993-Sep 2010||GMTV•|
|Sep 2010-Dec 2014||ITV Daybreak•|
• Breakfast ◊ Weekends ♦ Friday night and weekends † Weekdays only. Beecroft Hill 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.
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