This is the 1st #Hackpool event of its kind to be held. It is trying to bring programming into the classroom, whilst giving both children and staff a better understading of the Raspberry Pi and what can be done with it.
For up to date information about the event check out the blog - http://hackpool.co.uk/
The event is supported by:-
Pimoroni who have supplied Piglow (18 LED's controlled within a board) for each school team
4tronix who have supplied Piringo (a ring of LED lights for the Pi)
Ryanteck who have supplied a robotics and motor platform board for the Pi