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Bilsdale TX Fire
Aug 11th, 2021, 10:35pm
 
Here is a report from the BBC regarding the major fire that broke out at a main transmitter serving part of the north east of England.

All services were disrupted for several hours

"Mast operators, Arqiva, said it had managed to restore TV and radio services for hundreds of thousands of people."
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Reply #1 - Aug 15th, 2021, 11:57am
 
If anyone wants a lot more detail there are dozens of posts over on Usenet; or via google groups. UK.tech.broadcast.
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Reply #2 - Aug 15th, 2021, 10:44pm
 
The BBC has a page with the latest situation, here.
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Reply #3 - Aug 16th, 2021, 5:46pm
 
Arqiva has the latest, here.
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Reply #4 - Sep 2nd, 2021, 9:40pm
 
More from The Yorkshire Post, here.
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Reply #5 - Oct 7th, 2021, 8:36am
 
The old mast has been brought down.

A video is here.
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Reply #6 - Oct 15th, 2021, 8:30am
 
Update from Arqiva:- The temporary mast is 'on'.

More information, here.
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