Television has become an increasingly important aspect of home life and with this in mind, most home owners will be aware that the digital switchover is well underway.  This year all television sets and video recorders will need to cope with digital signals. 

London and a lot of the Home Counties are served by the Crystal Palace transmitter and will switch to digital on 4thApril 2012.  Acorn has been working throughout the last year to ensure that all the communal aerials serving our blocks are ready to receive digital.  However, all home owners will need to make sure that their television sets are ready to receive a digital signal.  The biggest problem with switchover is likely to be that many home owners will need to re-tune their television on the day of switchover. A helpful website with detailed information about the switchover and advice about how to re-tune a television is