The Llanfyllin exchange currently supports broadband speeds of up to 6Mbit. Work on bringing fibre high-speed broadband (up to 80Mbit) to the Llanfyllin exchange is due to be available by the end of 2015. More information from Superfast Cymru.
Local Transmitter information and how to troubleshoot any problems you’re having with reception can be found on the BBC’s Radio and Television Investigation Service.
To find out if there’s any maintenance being carried out on, or problems with our local mast (SJ150180 – on Allt-Y-Gadair), there’s lots of info and an up-to-date engineering list at the bottom of the page provided by UKfree.tv as well as a map showing approximate coverage.
Local Freeview Channels
available as of November 2014:
1 BBC One Wales, 2 BBC Two Wales, 7 BBC Three, 9 BBC Four, 120 CBBC Channel, 121 CBeebies, 130 BBC News, 131 BBC Parliament, 301 BBC Red Button 1, 200 BBC Red Button, 700 BBC Radio 1, 701 BBC Radio 1Xtra, 702 BBC Radio 2, 703 BBC Radio 3, 704 BBC Radio 4, 705 BBC Radio 5 Live, 706 BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, 707 BBC Radio 6 Music, 708 BBC Radio 4 Extra, 709 BBC Asian Network, 710 BBC World Service, 719 BBC Radio Wales, 720 BBC Radio Cymru
3 ITV (Wales), 4 S4C, 5 Channel 5 Part Network ads, 6 ITV 2, 8 Channel 4 (Wales) South ads, 13 Channel 4+1 South ads, 14 More 4, 15 Film 4, 33 ITV +1 (Wales)
101 BBC One HD Wales, 102 BBC Two HD (England), 103 ITV HD (ITV Central West), 104 Channel 4 HD South ads, 105 BBC Three HD, 123 CBBC HD, The Space,
Information from UKfree.tv
There is no longer an analogue television signal available in Llanfyllin.
The local GSM (2G) service uses the transmitter at Allt-Y-Gadair. You can use Orange, T-Mobile and EE accounts on this mast. As the area is very hilly, signal strength varies considerably.
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Information provided by Ofcom’s Sitefinder service.
You can also use the Ofcom Sitefinder site to send an enquiry to the service operator. First search for SY22 5LD then click on the blue marker on the map and then click the enquiry link in the red pop-up box to fill in a form.
Ofcom requires the operator to answer these queries within a week, so make a note of what you asked and the date you asked, and contact Ofcom if you haven’t received a reply.
The mast at Allt-Y-Gadair also provides analogue radio signals for the following stations:
BBC Radio 2 89.1MHz at 5W, BBC Radio 3 91.3MHz at 5W (as 89.1MHz),BBC Radio 4 (FM) 93.5MHz at 5W (as 89.1MHz), BBC Radio Cymru 95.7MHz at 5W (as 89.1MHz),BBC Radio 1 98.7MHz at 5W (as 89.1MHz)
Information from UKfree.tv
The local mast isn’t yet capable of Digital Radio transmission, though there are apparently plans to upgrade it soon.
The nearest DAB antenna is located at Long Mountain and reception in and around Llanfyllin is VERY spotty. It provides BBC National DAB 12B at 1000W.
You can find out more about the Long Mountain DAB transmitter here.
If you have any further information on this topic please contact us or use the comment section below.
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