Day 1 results and updated draws
Lots of action in last nights games at Tynemouth with an early win for top seed and holder Dave Barnett.
Number 2 seed Liam Gutcher gained a 3-0 victory over Sean Millington.
3/4 seeds Paul Lord and Mohammed Bilal Khan also through to the next round.
The ladies event kicks off today with the return of Kimberley Hay to competition in the North-East.
Full results and draws below: