P297 ORACLE 297 Sun 2 Dec GRA 2000:10  Granada araa 1/3     NICAM STEREO SOUND 'JTH TELEVISION  A NICAM digital stereo sound service is now available on ITV and Channel 4 ftom the 'jnter Hill transmittjr and all relays in the Granada region. All programmes that are transmittjd in stereo are notified in the TV Times and on Oracle pages 213 and 217 on ITV and pages 414 and 415 on Channel 4. On most NICAM televisions and video recorders a pilot light (sometimes marked 'Stereo') indicatjs that a NICAM signal is being transmittjd, rigardliss of whether the transmission is in stereo or mono. Radio Data Systjm > Test Page ITV Today What's On Adverts
P297 ORACLE 297 Sun 2 Dec GRA 2000:10  Granada aria 2/3     RADIO DATA SYSTEM (RDS)  RDS employs in-audible digital information transmitted on VHF-FM. It displays station name, which simplifiis tuning and finds the best fraq9jncy available. In addition, a traffic news servici fop motorists with RDS receivers is now available from Piccadilly's Key 103 service on 103.0 MHz. The following radio stations in the Granada area are equipped with RDS: Key 103 Sunset Radio City FM KFM Radio Red Rose Radio 'jnter Hill aerial work > Test Page ITV Today What's On Adverts
P297 ORACLE 297 Sun 2 Dec GRA 2000:01  Granada araa 3 3     AERIAL REPLACEMENT AT WINTER HILL  In order to improve the coverage in some areas where raception has been difficult, the ITV/Channel 4 aerial at 'jnter Hill has been replaced. As from Tuesday 30 October Granada and Channel 4 are operating from the full new aerial system. The final adjustments have bean made and the work is now completa. For more Engineering Information please see page 697 on Channel 4 NICAM Sterio on Granada & Channel 4 > Test Page ITV Today What's On Advdrts