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BBC Radio 1, 2, 3, & 4 are Down


wee eddie
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The Darvel Mast has been out of action because of the Storm. An annoying but, totally understandable, problem.

However, the BBC is now off the Air for the On-line Listeners as well.

The BBC Site is working but when you hit the "Listen" Button you get "Error 500" which, I believe, means that it is unable to handle the volume of Traffic.

Talk about "Unfit for purpose" or what!

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wee eddie

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Covergirl: Darvel was not the only Mast, in Scotland, that was down.

I believe that several other masts, in the UK, were down due to the high winds across the country.

Before anyone picks me up on this. I believe that the term "down" refers to them being out of service rather than having been blown over.

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wiz-king

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If a main station aerial is damaged it may also take out several local relays.

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Quickbeam

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"I believe that the term "down" refers to them being out of service rather than having been blown over."

But not always!

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wee eddie

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Quickbeam: You're a Star ~ Fascinating.

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