Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Make a donation Visit our home at

8 fun facts about darts & The Point

Think you’re totally clued up on everything darts (Doncaster Community Arts) get up to? Reckon you’re up-to-speed with all things The Point?

Have a read of our 8 fun facts and test your knowledge…

[1] Our artists deliver around 67,400 hours of creative activity a year at The Point and across the borough.

[2] The Point is the only Makaton-friendly venue in Doncaster, and provides one of only 6 Changing Place Facilities in the town.

[3] In 2017, our youngest participant was 4 and our oldest participant was 104!

[4] We exhibit around 500 pieces of art each year in our free gallery, including world-famous names like Matisse and Bill Viola, along with brilliant local talent.

[5] Every year, residents from every single ward in Doncaster have got involved in our creative activities.

[6] We work to Age Friendly and Family Arts standards and all of our staff are Dementia Friends trained.

[7] Our fantastic team of volunteers and board of Trustees give over 1000 hours of time each year in support of us.

[8] All of the money needed to deliver our projects, workshops and events is fundraised through grants, commissions and donations. Over the last 5 years, darts has brought £8 million into Doncaster through championing the arts.

How many of our facts did you know? How many surprised you?

We have attempted to make this website as accessible as possible. If you found using this website difficult with a screen reader or have any feedback, please email us our developer on