I’m currently hanging out at HackManchester; a 24 hour coding competition in the heart of the city. The event is being held at the Museum of Science and Industry as part of the Manchester Science Festival. Over 150 people from tech and digital sectors around the country have turned up either to work on one of the challenges set by the sponsers or to work on their own personal projects.

Sponsers include Laterooms, Webappsuk, 7Digital, Thoughtworks, Esendex, Pusher and Intechnica