Former BDO World Championship finalist Danny Noppert is one of 33 players to earn PDC tour cards at the 2018 Qualifying Schools.
Wolverhampton Civic Hall will close until 2020 as it undergoes significant repairs.
Former world number one Colin Lloyd is one of more than 600 players who will attempt to earn a PDC tour card at Q-School.
Glen Durrant wins his second BDO world title in a row, defeating Mark McGeeney 7-6 in a thrilling final at Lakeside.
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As competitive darts reaches its annual climax, a Welsh firm explains how to make a top-class dart.