700MHz clearance retune events Q1-Q2 2020

Viewers served by affected transmitters in the groups listed may need to retune their TV equipment on the date shown, where this does not happen automatically.

February – May 2020 

Transmitter group Area served Retune date
Emley Moor most of Yorkshire 5-Feb-2020
Chesterfield the Chesterfield area 5-Feb-2020
Sheffield the Sheffield area 5-Feb-2020
Belmont Lincolnshire and east Yorkshire 5-Feb-2020
Emley Moor (some relays only) parts of west Yorkshire 12-Feb-2020
Oliver’s Mount the Scarborough area 12-Feb-2020
Sandy Heath Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire 12-Feb-2020
Winter Hill Liverpool, Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire and north Staffordshire 19-Feb-2020
Divis Belfast and the surrounding area 4-Mar-2020
Belmont Lincolnshire and east Yorkshire 4-Mar-2020
Waltham much of the East Midlands 4-Mar-2020
Nottingham the Nottingham area 4-Mar-2020
Darvel (Blackwaterfoot & Campbeltown relays only) parts of Blackwaterfoot & Campbeltown 4-Mar-2020
Moel-y-Parc north east wales 22-Apr-2020
Winter Hill Liverpool, Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire and north Staffordshire 22-Apr-2020
Caldbeck (some relays only) Parts of Gosforth, St Bees and Creetown 22-Apr-2020
Douglas most of the Isle of Man 29-Apr-2020
Caldbeck (some relays only) parts of Kendal and central Lake District 29-Apr-2020

700MHz clearance event details by region

The following PDFs provide detailed information on UHF channel and power changes at transmitters during Q1-Q2 2020 for installers and industry.

Where transmitters will undergo multiple changes during the clearance programme, this is indicated in line with current plans.

These documents will be updated from time to time as new information is released or essential changes are made to technical plans.

Transmitter Last updated
Anglia 12 Nov 2019
Border 12 Nov 2019
Central 12 Nov 2019
Channel 29 Nov 2018
Granada 16 Jul 2019
London 16 Jul 2019
Meridian 16 Jul 2019
STV 12 Nov 2019
Tyne Tees 16 Sep 2019
UTV 12 Nov 2019
Wales 12 Nov 2019
West 3 Jan 2019
West Country 17 Jan 2019
Yorkshire 12 Nov 2019

Industry briefings

Industry briefing Last updated
700MHz Clearance briefing for installers Q4 2019
700MHz Clearance briefing for installers - Northern Ireland Q3 2019
700MHz Clearance briefing for installers Q3 2019
Information for  landlords and property managers Q4 2019
Clearance briefing for housing providers  Q3 2019
Information for accommodation providers  Q4 2019
Information for accommodation providers  Q3 2019
700MHz Clearance information pack for channel providers Q4 2019