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The symbol shows the location of the Ramsbottom (Bury, England) transmitter which serves 11,000 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 problems

The BBC and Digital UK report there are no faults or engineering work on the Ramsbottom (Bury, England) transmitter.



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Which Freeview channels does the Ramsbottom 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.

MuxH/VFrequencyHeightModeWatts
PSB1
BBCA
 V max
C53 (730.0MHz)276mDTG-316W
Channel icons
1 BBC One North West, 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

PSB2
D3+4
 V max
C60 (786.0MHz)276mDTG-316W
Channel icons
3 ITV (Granada), 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 (Granada),

PSB3
BBCB
 V max
C57 (762.0MHz)276mDTG-616W
Channel icons
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



DTG-3 64QAM 8K 2/324.1Mb/s DVB-T MPEG2
DTG-6 256QAM 32KE 2/340.2Mb/s DVB-T2 MPEG4
H/V: aerial position (horizontal or vertical)

Are you trying to watch these 48 Freeview channels?

the effected channels
the effected channels
the effected channels
the effected channels

The Ramsbottom (Bury, England) mast is a public service broadcasting (PSB) transmitter, it does not provide these commercial (COM) channels: 4Music, 4seven, 4seven HD, 5*, 5USA, Al Jazeera Arabic, Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera HD, BBC Four HD, BBC News HD, CBeebies HD, CBS Action, CBS Reality, Challenge, Channel 4+1 HD, Channel 5 +1, Channel 5 +24, CITV, Community Channel, Community Channel HD, Dave, Dave ja vu, Drama, E4 +1, Food Network, ITV 2 +1, ITV 3, ITV 3 +1, ITV 4, ITV 4 +1, ITV Be, Motors TV, Movie Mix, Movies4Men, pick, Quest, Quest +1, Really, RT English , Sky News, Tiny Pop, Travel Channel, True Entertainment, truTV, truTV +1, Vintage TV, VIVA, Yesterday.

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 Ramsbottom transmitter?

regional news image
BBC North West Tonight 3.1m homes 11.8%
from Salford M50 2QH, 18km south
to BBC North West region - 92 masts.
regional news image
ITV Granada Reports 3.1m homes 11.6%
from Salford M50 2EQ, 18km south
to ITV Granada region - 80 masts.

How will the Ramsbottom (Bury, England) transmission frequencies change over time?

years1984-971997-981998-20092009-132013-182013-18
aerial groupC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D EC/D E
700C53BBCABBCABBCA
C54C4C4C4
C57BBCBBBCBBBCB
C58BBC1BBC1BBC1
C60D3+4D3+4D3+4
800C61ITVITVITV
C64BBC2BBC2BBC2

orange background for multiplexes names more
green background for transmission frequencies
lilac background for power levels in watts
800MHz band: 4G mobile started in 2013
700MHz band: possible 4G in 2019 more
600MHz band: new or moved digital TV services more
Notes: + and - denote 166kHz offset; aerial group are shown as A B C/D E K W
Italics for analogue, digital switchover was Wednesdays 4th November and 2nd December 2009.
Click/touch here to read How do the old analogue and currrent digital signal levels compare?Analogue 1-4 320WBBCA, D3+4,
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Comments
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:31 PM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 today to 15:23 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 today to 15:23 today. [BBC] RelayPossible service interruptions [DUK]

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Friday, 31 October 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:32 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 yesterday to 15:23 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 yesterday to 15:23 yesterday. [BBC] RelayPossible service interruptions [DUK]

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Saturday, 1 November 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:33 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 on 30 Oct to 15:23 on 30 Oct, HD Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 on 30 Oct to 15:23 on 30 Oct. [BBC] RelayPossible service interruptions [DUK]

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Transmitter engineering's 84,361 posts Owner Owner xx
Monday, 3 November 2014
Transmitter engineering
10:31 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 on 30 Oct to 15:23 on 30 Oct, HD Digital TV Off Air from 08:01 on 30 Oct to 15:23 on 30 Oct. [BBC]

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Sunday, 16 November 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:31 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 yesterday to 00:39 today, HD Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 yesterday to 00:39 today. [BBC]

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Monday, 17 November 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:32 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 on 15 Nov to 00:39 yesterday, HD Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 on 15 Nov to 00:39 yesterday. [BBC]

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Transmitter engineering's 84,361 posts Owner Owner xx
Tuesday, 18 November 2014
Transmitter engineering
4:31 AM

RAMSBOTTOM transmitter - Freeview: BBC Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 on 15 Nov to 00:39 on 16 Nov, HD Digital TV Off Air from 23:03 on 15 Nov to 00:39 on 16 Nov. [BBC]

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