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Where can I get the comm 7 multiplex Freeviw Channels Download on my TV set?

I live in County Durham and get my Freeview TV Signals from the Bilsdale Trannsmitter. There are viewers including me who have a Freeview HD TV Set. However there is a problem. I can get the following HD Channels 101 BBC 1, 102 BBC 2, 103 ITV, 104 CHANNEL 4, 105 BBC3, 73 CBBC. However the following should be available but are not. 106 BBC 4, 107 BBC NEWS, 108 ALJAZEERA (English.) 109 COMMUNITY CHANNEL, 74 CBEEBIES, AND A Non HD Channel 84 ALJAZEERA (Arabic.) This last group (Multiplex) Comm 7 is being sent out by 4 transmitters including Bilsdale and Pontop Pike in the North East etc. My Neighbour can get them on her You View box. I have tried tuning in on two areials at mine and one on the other side of my naighbour etc. We are using areials pointing to the same transmitter and my out door areial is less than 60 cm from that of my neighbour. I bought the TV Set less than two years ago. It turns out that there are a number puting lightly of Freeview boxes that are not conpatibale and also some IDTV's etv. The Bush Freeview Box on the list has a Vestal Trip Set (Tuner) I have found out that the tuner in my set is a Vestal one. The signal is indicated as being there but it does not find any of these Channels and will not lock on. I have even done an update of the downloads that are sent but to no avail. I have been informed that Firmwire might be able to help me by sending me a download on a memory stick to put in my USB Port. The problem is that some of us already had to upgrade our Freeview systems when the Digital switchover took place when they uped the signal power, this was not put out widely. However for some now for a first time or others a second time new equipment might be needed because the Freeview signals being sent out are not compatible with all of the current systems. Freeviw have been saying that if you have Freeview HD systems you should get the whole range etc, (Bilsdale) for example but for some its yes and others no! I not only am looking for a download to solve the problem but there will be many out there who do not know yet that the channels are available and when they try to retune some(many) will not be able to get all of them! Yet Freeview are saying you should? Can any one help me?

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