The most important event in the EASB calendar and this year is the 100th anniversary of the oldest amateur snooker competition in the World.
It's roll of honour reads like a who's who of snooker nobility.
The Winner of this event will receive an EASB scholarship; this will include free entry into selected events throughout the season and the winner will also represent England in the World and European Championships along with the top ranked player in the English Ranking Series. Any further places allocated by the IBSF or EBSA will be offered first to the English Amateur Runner-Up.
This year's final will be contested by Wayne Townsend and Jamie Bodle