The Home Service
is broadcast on several wavelengths, but make sure that you use the one that serves your district.
The list further down this page may help.
The Light Programme’s
main transmission is on long waves. In certain densely-populated areas where long-wave reception may be difficult, there is an auxiliary service on medium waves. If you live where fading and distortion occur after nightfall on 247 metres, you should tune to 1,500 metres when you want to hear the Light Programme.
The Third Programme.