P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/18       New UHF Television Transmitters 1/9 The following TV transmitters are duj to come into service next: ST.BRELADES Jersjy C/D Vert from 13 May BBC1 57 BBC2 67 (S.West) ITV/4 63/54 KILMELFORD Argyll C/D Vert BBC1 55 BBC2 62 (Scotland) ITV/4 59/65 KINGSKERSWELL Devon C/D Vert BBC1 55 BBC2 68 (S.West) ITV/4 48/65 MORFA NEFYN Gwynedd A Vert BBC1 22 BBC2 28 (Wales) ITV/S4C 25/32 GLEN CONVINTH Highland deferred Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/22       2/9 BBC engineers can offer help and advice about radio and television reception to aerial contractors, dealers and members of the public. You may telephone (local call rate) 0345 010313 between 0900 and 1700 Monday-Friday, or write to:         BBC ENGINEERING INFORMATION Villiers House The Broadway, Ealing London W5 2PA Internet: http://www.bbc.co.uk/enginfo/ Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/07       New Local Radio Transmitters 3/9 BBC Radio Gloucestershire Following a short period of testing, this sjrvice is available from: Bourton-on-the-Water serving East Gloucestershire, and Berkeley Heath serving Southwest Gloucestershire and the Forest of Dean. Both transmit on 1413 kHz medium wave, which, on some radios, is marked AM. Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:18/15       Loft Mounted Aerials 4/9 Mounting a receiving aerial in the loft or roofspace of your house has a number of advantages and dis-advantages. An indoor aerial is easier to maintain and less liable to corrosion, but: An indoor aerial will always receive less signal, which may result in a snowy or grainy picture. Reflections from walls, pipes and water tanks could lead to 'ghosting' on the pictures and poor Ceefax reception. Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:02/11       NICAM stereo TV sound 5/9 There are 31 main transmitters now broadcasting NICAM digital sound. This allows around 94% of UK viewers to receive it, with suitable equipment, if they wish. There are no dates known for conversion of the remaining 19 main transmitters. As soon as any further information is available it will be shown here. Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:05/22       13-15 Jun 6/9 Transmitters off air: Mon 15: DARTFORD TUNNEL . all FM . . 1200-2400 WINSHILL . . . . . all TV . . 1030-1200 WEST KIRBY . . . . all TV . . 1030-1100 Liable to interruption: Every day: BLACK HILL . . . . all TV,FM 1000-1730 Mon 15: COP HILL . . . . . all TV . . 0930-1300 DURRIS . . . . . . all FM . . 0900-1700 SANDY HEATH . . . all TV . . 0930-1030 Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/28       16 Jun 8/9 Transmitters off air: GLENELLY VALLEY . all TV . . 1330-1700 MOTTRAM . . . . . all TV . . 0930-1030 RHONDDA FACH . . . all TV . . 0830-1600 Liable to interruption: DARTFORD TUNNEL . all FM . until 19/06 DURRIS . . . . . . all FM . . 0900-1700 BLACK HILL . . . . all TV,FM 1000-1730 PRESELY . . . . . all TV . . 1000-1230 SANDY HEATH . . . all TV . . 0930-1030 Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:00/00       12 5 1/9 Transmitters on reduced power: SUTTON COLDFIELD . all FM,DAB 0800-1800 Liable to reduced power: MELVAIG . . . . . all FM . until 19/06 BLACK HILL . . . . all TV,FM 1000-1730 Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV
P698 CEEFAX 2 698 Sat 13 Jun 21:00/00       12 5 1/9 Transmitters on reduced power: SUTTON COLDFIELD . all FM,DAB 0800-1800 Liable to reduced power: MELVAIG . . . . . all FM . until 19/06 BLACK HILL . . . . all TV,FM 1000-1730 Key BBC contacts 695 Front page 100 PDC 697 Weather 400 TV listings 600 TV A-Z Sport Weather SEastTV