Explore the greater power of television in the Greater Manchester area with Freeview
The Manchester Multiplex is a Free-To-Air TV service (Regional DTT), exclusively represented by Canis Television & Media which carries several TV channels via the Freeview platform in the Greater Manchester Area.
These unique channels are accessed through the Freeview programme guide (EPG) at the next available channel number in the relevant genre and are broadcast in standard definition. This is a linear, broadcast TV service - not an IP or on-demand service.
The Manchester Multiplex offers broadcasters a route to a 24 hour service on the Freeview television platform in the Greater Manchester Area. We offer channel; providers an option where traditional national Freeview broadcast may not be a suitable option for a variety of reasons, such as economic or localised distribution.
The Manchester Multiplex is an incubator opportunity to learn about the benefits of Freeview distribution in the UK at an economic price.
The Manchester Multiplex has capacity for several 24/7 video streams.
Coverage is approximately 1 million households or around 2.5 million individual viewers.
Broadcast price per household is less than a fraction of a national multiplex.
Transmission facilities are on Arqiva's Winter Hill transmission site - the principal site used for terrestrial broadcast in the North West of England.
Manchester is an ethically diverse city, with strong local community networks whereby MTVN provides the opportunity to attract more viewers for your channel and increase advertising and sponsorship revenues.
Coverage is approximately 1 million households or around 2.5 million individual viewers. (Reach includes Oldham, Cheshire, Bury, Bolton, Salford, Stockport, Trafford, and Wigan)