We started it out with positively hideous weather but things have improved notwithstanding a huge drop in temperature compared to the practice rounds.
I'm not sure if it works in the States, but Open radio is a fun way to enjoy the action if you have other tasks to tend to.
Justin Thomas has stuck to the expected scripting and his cardigan/tie combo is definitely classing this place up.
Golfweek's Live Blog will keep you up to date.
The Guardian's Live Blog will give you the UK perspective.
Round one hole locations at Royal Birkdale appear mostly generous.