Digital TV Switchover
Analogue TV signals were turned off across Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, parts of Dorset, Wiltshire and West Sussex today, and digital TV boosted to reach all areas.
As Island Pulse mentioned earlier today, the Digital TV Switchover for the Isle of Wight is well underway. Digital UK are experiencing high demand on their 08456 50 50 50 helpline number. We have provided some helpful tips on retuning below:
The biggest change to television in a generation began today, as analogue signals were turned off at the Rowridge transmitter on the Isle of Wight and digital TV boosted to reach all areas.
With less than a month to Digital Switchover, West Wight Safer Neighbourhood Team has pledged to lend a Helping Hand by telling older and disabled members of the Isle of Wight community about the help they can get from the BBC-run Switchover Help Scheme.
Isle of Wight Age Concern is holding an event today Tuesday 7th February to help spread the Helping Hand message on the Digital TV Switchover.
A series of Roadshows will take place this week on the Isle of Wight, offering residents advice about the practical help they can receive in the switchover to Digital TV.
As mentioned on Island Pulse, BBC teams offering helpful advice on the switchover to digital TV are on the Isle of Wight this week. Joe Briscoe reports on video…