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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. I am having problems viewing all the site content correctly

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Q. Download files won’t download and I am getting a message saying the file is damaged.

If you do see this message please first make sure you have the current Adobe reader installed. All downloads have been made in this format because the software to view and print these files is free.

To download Adobe file reader click on this icon.

Q. When and where are the tickets available for the PDC, BDO & WDF World Darts Championships?

Tickets go on sale for these championships in June. Details can be found on how to buy them from the PDC & BDO website around this time. It is also good to subscribe to a magazine such as Darts World as they list loads of dart events in their monthly publication.

Q. Can I recommend good suppliers?

There are many good dart suppliers online and I promote shops that advertise on

Q. Where can I buy x,y,z?

The biggest suppliers of darts equipment can be found on the internet. The traditional dart shops or dart supplier attached to a sport  or fishing store still exist however choice can be limited. Most online shop dispatch within 24 hours and only charge a minimum post and packaging. For the supply of the Manchester dartboard I know of couple of suppliers and they can be found on the Manchester Dartboard page of this website.

Q. What distance should Ladies throw from?

Thers is no difference in major darts competitions between the ladies and men however many local leagues do have shorter throwing distances for women: 7' and 7' 6" being two popular throwing distances. See dart board setup. click here

Q. I have just started playing darts and want to join a team. How do I find a local team and do I have to join the BDO or PDC?

I have many questions like this sent to me. If you’re of an age to join a social club were they have a darts team or you are old enough to go to a pub then this is the best place to start. Purchase a local news paper and in there you will find weekly darts results and the venues they are played in. Ten contact the venues and ask to speak to the darts captain.

Another source for competitions and super leagues is Darts World magazine (UK). You can become a member of a professional darts organisation - details can be found on the following web sites PDC, BDO, PDPA & IDPA . All bring benefits but it is best to contact them for the information.

If you are a Youth (under 21) I suggest you contact the BDO or one of the BDO County links on the links page of this web site. The PDC also have a youth tour for more information cantact the the PDC, PDPA.

I hope you find all the above useful. All organisations and suppliers mentions can be contacted via the links page on the site. or main governing bodies using the links on the footer of this website.

Q. Does Darts-UK or do I personally sponsor players?

I receive quite a number of requests asking for sponsorship and at present I am  not in a position to sponsor any player or competition. Darts-UK

Q. We are interested in sponsoring Darts-UK ?

I do have some advertising on Darts-UK however it tends to go fast so log your interest and I will let you know when and what is available..

Q. Can I add a link from Darts-UK to your website?

I now only entertain darts related sites and a link to Darts-UK must feature on your site. I also now will only link to major manufacturers and darts organisation. I have built a few dart sites that list over 600 external links and the maintenance of checking and updating site links has become to much therefore I have now laid down some restrictions. Players and information sites are welcome.

Q. Can I use details listed on the Darts-UK on my website?

Well basically no! However I am a true supporter of the sport of darts and I have allowed a few features to be copied when full acknowledgement to Darts-UK has been given. I mainly give consent when the sites are written in languages other than English i.e. to make the information more widely available. My view is by all means link to Darts-UK or any of the page that feature on here..

Q. Can I promote your darts event!?

Yes with the new Darts Event Calendar however now banners adverts. Just fill in the form on the Darts Events Calendar page and I will do the rest there is no charge for this service if you advertise Darts-UK in any supporting Literature i.e. leaflets, Booking form or your own website.

Q. Can I Review your darts book or products?

I have reviewed quite a number of dart books and the odd few products. I give a honest unbiased view on all that I have read and reviewed. I have also supplied information and graphics to writers authors of a few dart books . You also may have read some of my reviews in dart magazines. So if you have something that you would like independently reviewed please get in touch.

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P.S If you can’t find what you are looking for please contact me via my contact form.


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