Coding for All

Coding and computer programming isn’t just for computer experts. Anyone can learn to code at any time in their life. 

Learn to code

To get you started, we've put together a range of amazing coding resources and activities for people of all ages.

October 2020 - Join our Ada party and win a prize!

October is a special month for all things digital, playing host to a variety of events including Fun Palaces, Ada LoveLace Day, Digital Leaders Week and Get Online week.

To mark the occasion, we've created a special Scratch project for all the family to enjoy that celebrates Ada Lovelace, one of the first computer programmers.

How do I take part?

You can take part and be in with a chance to win a prize by visiting our Digital Wigan Scratch studio (external link). All you need to do is send us a link to your Scratch creations by emailing

Make sure you join us on  @DigitalWigan on Tuesday, 13th October 2020 for our Ada party, where we'll be sharing your Ada celebrations.

The competition closing date is 31st October 2020 and winners will be contacted the following week. Entrants must have permission from a parent or guardian to enter.


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