Tony Dibbin is one of the UK’s most accomplished broadcasters he can be heard daily across the UK on Bauer Media's
Absolute Radio 70s and at the weekend on the network breakfast show on
Greatest Hits Radio.
Tony also works in an executive behind the mic role as Consultant Content Director of
Fix Radio UK.
His CV is studded with some of the biggest stations of the last 25 years. He completed a 10 year stint as host of the daily Breakfast show on Global’s
Gold network in May of 2019 and is also a regular fixture on stations around the world.
It all began when Tony joined the line-up at the legendary
Atlantic 252 in the late 90s. After many happy and successful months in Eire, Tony was summoned home to begin a grand tour of the UK’s best local and regional outlets including
Chiltern, Beacon and
His impressive CV brought him to the attention of Richard Park, who invited Tony to join the team at
Soon after Tony’s return to national radio, a radical decision was taken to make Breakfast the only hosted show.
Tony was the presenter chosen to be the voice of breakfast.
This inspired choice resulted in a
200% increase in audience figures to 2019, including a
68% increase in the last 4 years.
Tony’s reputation has now spread globally, no pun intended! Since 2014 Tony has been the regular ‘British Correspondent’ on
iHeart Radio’s #1 rated
Dave and Jimmy Show. His contributions to this highly regarded Breakfast show have been steadily increasing and are now almost a daily feature.
He hosts a daily show in New Zealand for
Real Radio and his ‘Artist Profile’ presentations rule the high seas for P&O.
Tony has experience and skilled knowledge of all commonly used play out systems and has regularly been called to handle music scheduling. In the case of
Gold, a clear factor in its success.
When it comes to celebrity interview pulling power, Tony has a proven track record. His memorable encounters include
Ray Winstone, who was lured into some interesting revelations. He sparred welsh vocal chords with
Sir Tom Jones and coaxed some cosmically intimate details from
Major Tim Peake about life on-board an orbiting space station.
Away from radio, Tony is also a highly experienced public speaker and live performer. From his early days in the Swansea Youth Theatre, performing has always been a real passion. Tony has also performed in professional pantomimes in Canterbury, Chatham and Bedford and also wrote and performed Russell Kane’s support act in 2011.
Tony has provided live DJ performances for a very unique set of clients including
The Home Secretary of the UK The
Rt Hon. Sajid Javid and Hollywood Director
Tony is a proud dad of two kids and spends most of his down time being diverted in to bowling alleys, cinemas, restaurants, theme parks and sunny beaches!