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at800’s role is simple – it was setup to ensure that all UK television viewers continue to receive Freeview TV without disruption, or are offered a suitable alternative, when 4G services at 800 MHz are activated in their area.

Since the launch of 4G at 800 MHz services, we have:

Over 19.9 million postcards sent
Over 367K calls to our contact centre
Over 45,488 engineer visits completed
Fixed interference
caused by 4G in
16,692 households
Numbers correct to August 2016

Here's a look at the story so far

  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 30 Jan 2014

    New approach announced

  • 2013
  • Nov 2013

    4G at 800MHz launches in major cities across UK

  • 29 Aug 2013

    4G at 800 MHz launches in London and Leeds

  • 17 Jul 2013

    Installer scheme announced

  • May 2013

    First rollout postcards mailed

  • May 2013

    Brighton pilot

  • Apr 2013

    West London pilot

  • 10 Apr 2013

    South East London pilot