The Preliminary Round for the KO has been drawn as follows:
(first team at home)
Thornaby v. Gt. Ayton B
Hartlepool v. The Buffs
Billingham Synthonia v. Middlesbrough Knights
All teams were included in the draw for the Preliminary Round, which will reduce the participants to eight for the First Round proper. Losing teams will progress to the Jeremy Burnett Plate. The draw was made by Richard Moore and Dave Baillie.
These matches should be played by 27th November.