Alex Dyke

Alex Dyke is a radio DJ. He worked for many years at Isle of Wight Radio, but left in 2008.

Alex Dyke - Mini BBC SolentHe later returned to the airwaves on BBC Radio Solent in March 2010.

He was suspended by the BBC after his comments on Breastfeeding in public on Radio Solent phone-on on 12th August 2015 sparked the outrage across the country.

Isle of Wight arts organisations to receive £489,000 ‘Culture Recovery’ funding

Shanklin Theatre

The funding is aimed at helping organisations welcome back visitors and return to normal operating models in the months ahead

Friday, 2nd April, 2021 12:01am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Alex Dyke breastfeeding comments: Ofcom and BBC Trust give their verdict

POinting finger

The Alex Dyke breastfeeding comments sparked controversy in the summer, but what will happen following the Ofcom and BBC Trust investigation? OnTheWight asks the BBC.

Monday, 9th November, 2015 8:57pm

By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments

Alex Dyke: BBC have made their decision as to his fate (Updated)

Alex Dyke

If Alex's own posting are anything to go by - the BBC appear to have made their decision on the future of Alex Dyke at BBC Radio Solent.

Wednesday, 19th August, 2015 4:51pm

By Simon Perry with 32 readers' comments

Alex Dyke: Breast-feeding controversy hasn’t died down yet

Free the nipple breastfeeding in public

Here's a Monday catch up with the latest on the Alex Dyke breast-feeding controversy, including him being a focus for a Friday night comedy programme on Channel 4.

Monday, 17th August, 2015 3:41pm

By Sally Perry with 15 readers' comments

DJ Alex Dyke: BBC suspends him as breast-feeding comments ‘unacceptable’

breast-feeding sculpture

After 10,000 people signed a petition calling on the BBC to take Alex Dyke off the airwaves because of his offensive comments about women breast-feeding in public, the BBC suspend him.

Friday, 14th August, 2015 10:19am

By Sally Perry with 28 readers' comments

Alex Dyke: Breast feeding comments lead to 4,000+ signature petition to get him off BBC

Alex Dyke - BBC

No stranger to controversy during his Isle of Wight Radio days, Alex Dyke, who has been on Radio Solent for the past four years, is in hot water over his comments about breast-feeding women.

Thursday, 13th August, 2015 11:55am

By Sally Perry with 31 readers' comments

Alex Dyke Returns To Local Airwaves

Alex Dyke Returns To Local Airwaves

First show on Saturday 13th March.

Thursday, 4th March, 2010 12:04pm

By Simon Perry with 38 readers' comments

WightFM: Alex Dyke. Is He or Isn’t He Joining?

WightFM: Alex Dyke. Is He or Isn’t He Joining?

As you know, Alex Dyke is no longer on Isle of Wight radio having been shifted off, it appears rather quickly – Alex says that he didn’t even get a chance to say goodbye

Wednesday, 10th December, 2008 11:59am

By Simon Perry with 10 readers' comments

Alex Dyke Has Left The (IW Radio) Building

Alex Dyke Has Left The (IW Radio) Building

Dear old Alex Dyke, the infamous IW Radio Schlock Shock Jock, has made true his promise and left Isle of Wight Radio. Today was his last show and he’ll apparently be going to a new

Thursday, 4th December, 2008 5:34pm

By Simon Perry with 25 readers' comments

Alex Dyke’s IW Radio Phone-in Cut Back

Alex Dyke’s IW Radio Phone-in Cut Back

VentnorBlog‘s ‘fave’ Island Radio-Jock, Alex Dyke has today announced ‘some’ changes to the Isle of Wight Radio Phone-in. During his show, there were a number of audio promos highlighting the “14 years and counting,” that

Thursday, 14th August, 2008 2:30pm

By Simon Perry with 6 readers' comments

What Happened on IW Radio The Phone-In

What Happened on IW Radio The Phone-In

We’ve broken our embargo to listening to Dyke this week and bet that Alex Dyke never thought that VentnorBlog would be praising him, but he did a fantastic job of managing the phone in

Thursday, 3rd July, 2008 4:04pm

By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments

Will Trend On Alex Dyke Phone-In

Will Trend On Alex Dyke Phone-In

Transcendental Meditation teacher, Will Trend is on the IW Radio phone-in (102/7fm) today answering questions about the wonderful practice of Transcendental Meditation (T:822002). There are many TM-ers across the Island including many successful musicians, writers

Monday, 30th June, 2008 12:16pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments