P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2100:02  7/8      VISION/SOUND RATIO TESTS: As part of continuing development work on the UHF transmission system, we are carrying out tests reducing the sound transmitter carrier power. The tests will be from CRYSTAL PALACE, ROWRIDGE and HANNINGTON on ITV only and the vast majority of viewers will not be aware of any change. Please contact us with any complaints. 1-28 August - vision/sound ratio 10:1 26 Sep-23 Oct - vision/sound ratio 20:1 IBA Engineering Information Service Tel:Winchester (0962) 822444 >>
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2100:11  4/8      CHANNEL 4 FROM 'MAIN' STATIONS: The remaining high-power sites for completion during 1983 and 1984 are as follows: 1983 3rd Qtr - Beacon Hill -on air 23 Sept 4th Qtr - Ridge Hill -due 30 Sept Redruth, Midhurst, Brougher Mountain 1984 1st Qtr - Rumster Forest 2nd Qtr - Knock More, Keelylang Hill 3rd Qtr - Huntshaw Cross, Eitshal, Chatton, Torosay 4th Qtr - Bressay >>> FOR DAILY UPDATED EXECUTIVE JOBS AT HOME AND ABROAD see PER on page 166
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2112:14  6/8      ENGINEERING ANNOUNCEMENTS  for the <<  >> Radio & Television Trade <<  >> .  . This Tuesday, 27 Sept: .  .  . . . . October is National Tele- . .  . . text Month -what are the .  . plans and hopes of this .  . year's campaign? .  .  Also the latest on CH4 coverage,Special Announcements, and new TV relays. BROADCAST ON TUESDAYS AT 9.15am ON CHANNEL 4 & S4C TRANSMITTERS
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2113:06  5/8      CHANNEL 4 FROM RELAY STATIONS: Since January 1982 all new UHF relays have been built with four-channel cap- ability, and are radiating CH4/S4C if the parent station has been converted. By the end of 1982, 95 existing relays had been equipped and the other 426 are now being done on a busy schedule last- ing several years. The next stations are: CHESTERFIELD (Ch 29) from 22 Sept SIDMOUTH (Ch 67) from 23 Sept more follows >
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2110:04  2/8      405-LINE TELEVISION SERVICE: Following the Government's decision to phase out the 405-line service by the end of 1984, the revised closure plan is as follows: JANUARY 1984: Fremont Point, Mendlesham Sandy Heath, Arfon, Dover St Hilary (Wales) JULY 1984: Angus, Bala, Strabane The remaining 19 stations will close at the end of 1984. 19 stations closed during 1982/83. IBA Engineering Information Service fl:Winchester (0962) 822444 >> JOB VACANCIES 468
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2100:01  8/8      INDEPENDENT LOCAL RADIO: With the opening of the 3 stations below, there are now a total of 43 ILR services from exactly 100 transmitters. SOUTHERN SOUND VHF MF Brighton 103.4MHz 1332kHz Programmes began 29 August MARCHER SOUND VHF MF Wrexham & Deeside 95.4MHz 1260kHz Programmes began 5 September SIGNAL RADIO VHF MF Stoke-on-Trent 104.3MHz 1170kHz Programmes began 5 September more follows >
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2110:15  1/8      TRANSMITTER NEWS: RUMSTER FOREST - All services RP until about 26 Sept REDRUTH - All services RP & LTI 14-29 September BROUGHER MTN - All services RP until about 26 Sept ARFON - RP/LTI until mid-Oct PENNAR - OA 27 Sept, 0900-1600 KEELYLANG HILL - OA 28 Sept, 0600-1400 KEY: RP:reduced power  OA:off air  LTI:liable to interruptions
P111 ORACLE 111 Sat24 Sep ITV 2101:11  3/8      NEg TV RELAYS: RHONDDA FACH (mid-Glam) due late Sept ITV 25, S4C 32, BBC1 22, BBC2 28 V-A WYE(ASHFORD) (Kent) due early Oct ITV 25, CH4 32, BBC1 22, BBC2 28 V-A YETHOLM (Borders) now due mid Oct ITV 41, CH4 47, BBC1 51, BBC2 44 V-B LORTON (Cumbria) due mid Oct ITV 60, CH4 53, BBC1 57, BBC2 63 V-C/D ST BRIAVELS (Glos.) due mid Oct ITV 43, CH4 50, BBC1 40, BBC2 46 V-B more follows >