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TV

#2
A 500 metre high mast with a TV aerial on top?
You could possibly get freesat which means putting up a dish but unless you are posted very close to the Dutch border and have a massively high mast, you won't get freeview.
Freesat, on the other hand is possible.
 
#4
You can use your PC to access some channels which are available on Freeview but you can't actually access Freeview itself (It's a broadcast system only available with an aerial). Unless you have a UK i/p address, BBC and ITV channels will be blocked. You could use a proxy server but many of these are a waste of time and only have a limited shelflife.
However, you can get Freesat but you will need a dish. You can get the full kit from places like Maplins, Lidl (honest) for about 60 quid.
If you do set this up, make sure you have a free sat receiver and not a freeviewreceiver. This will pick up the "free to air" channels from Astra 2d but also be aware that you will need a viewing card to pick up the channels that Sky broadcast (may have changed but you used to need the card to get C4 and 5 as well) which is available for a one off fee of £20.
 

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