Well low & behold it worked this time. Scripting stated I didn't have Moboot on the HP scripting, but it came up with the boot menu and by default was selected to CY, booted right into it, just now loaded.
Interesting link here: http://whirlpool.net.au/wiki/hp_touchpad_android
This guide states I need the following:
Things you need to download
My assessment of this guide vs others which I'd welcome feedback on is as follows:
a) Clockwork Recovery (do I still need to do this?)
b) GAPPS (I know where to find Jscullins latest, but struggling with how to flash it correctly)
c) latest wifi drivers, (do I need to bother?)
Think if I could get my hands around (what I actually need) to make scullins latest cm10 "fully" work, that'd be awesome.
At least I have Android on the HP now, sure I need the rest though.