Digital UK has announced that the switchover is now underway in Brighton and Hove, with digital TV set to reach thousands of viewers for the first time.
The first analogue signals were turned off at the Whitehawk Hill transmitter group this morning and the process is due to be completed on March 21st.
BBC Freeview channels will become available to people in ‘digital blackspots’ such as Patcham, Coldean and Saltdean, while existing viewers should notice an improvement in their picture quality.
People already watching Freeview in the East Sussex city will need to retune their boxes to restore the BBC services. Read the rest of this entry »