Following required changes to TV signals in Plymouth and parts of Devon and east Cornwall on 19 June 2019, some Freeview channels will no longer be broadcast from the Caradon Hill transmitter. We understand viewers will be disappointed with this change. The vast majority of channels will continue as normal.
Details of the changes and how viewers can continue watching are below:
|Service closing||Channel Number||Viewers can still watch on…||Channel Number|
|BBC Four HD||106||BBC Four||9|
|BBC News HD||107||BBC News||231|
|Channel 4+1 HD||109||Channel 4+1||13|
|QVC Beauty HD||112||QVC Beauty||35|
|CBS Reality+1||67||CBS Reality||66|
|Quest Red+1||78||Quest Red||38|
Unfortunately, programming from the following channels will no longer be available from the Caradon Hill transmitter from 19 June 2019.
We recommend viewers retune on or after this date to update their TV guide.
|Service||Channel number||Other ways to watch or listen free…|
|FreeSports||64||freesat channel 252|
|Jewellery Maker||74||Red button on Sewing Quarter (channel 73)
on connected TVs, Jewellerymaker.com, freesat channel 807
|Now 80s||83||TV Player free version|
|Now 90s||84||TV Player free version|
|Together||89||Togethertv.com, My5, TV Player free version, freesat channel 164|
|PBS America||91||My5, freesat channel 155|
|Forces TV||96||Forces.net, freesat channel 165|
|Smithsonian Channel||99||freesat channel 175|
|Trans World Radio||733||Twr.org.uk, iTunes, Facebook|
Why are some channels no longer available at this transmitter?
Unfortunately, it is no longer viable to broadcast some channels from Caradon Hill due to the complexity of the changes required to update TV signals.