The Bloodhound Project Events Diary

The BLOODHOUND Engineering Adventure will have a presence at the following public events:



Family rocket car days available on the afternoons of Tue 31st May to Thur 2nd Jun at our Technical Centre.

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Event News Royal Bath and West Show

When: Wednesday 1st June - Saturday 4th June
Where: The Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 6QN
The Royal Bath & West Show is a celebration of rural life with a wealth of attractions, exhibits, demonstrations and activities to entertain and educate young and old alike. BLOODHOUND SSC will once again be at the event in its bright orange and blue Aireshelta where we will have on display the full size Show Car and various other items from the project.  We will also have a stand in the Imagineering Marquee focusing on interactive activities for children where we will have the BLOODHOUND Interactive Modular Car and BLOODHOUND Driving Experience.

For more information:  http://www.bathandwest.com/royal-bath-west/97/

Event News FIREX International 2016

When: 21 - 23 June 2016
Where: Stand H160, Excel, London

BLOODHOUND SSC will be on the FFE stand at FIREX International from 21-23 June.  FIREX is the only event that connects the global fire and security markets and gives fire and security professionals access to the very latest technology from suppliers across the world, plus the cutting-edge solutions and essential knowledge you need to ensure life safety.

Come along to see the full size BLOODHOUND Show Car and hear how Bloodhound and FFE are working together to keep the driver safe.  FFE are a leading specialist in fire detection and have worked with Bloodhound to develop a bespoke Talentum flame detector to protect the driver during the attempt to break the Land Speed record.  FFE has brainstormed ideas and developed the specialist, ultrafast Talentum flame detector comprised of a robust, glass-fibre reinforced synthetic material so to find out more please visit us on stand H160.

For morer details of Firex International, see http://www.firex.co.uk/

Event News Goodwood Festival of Speed

When: 23 - 26 June 2016
Where: Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0PX

The Festival of Speed is the largest motoring garden party in the world – a unique summer weekend that brings together an impossibly heady mix of cars, stars and motor sport ‘royalty’ to create the largest car culture event in the world. Held in the immaculate grounds of Goodwood House, this annual Hillclimb event is a true celebration of motor sport and all things automotive. The theme for Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 is Full Throttle: the endless pursuit of power some. Once again BLOODHOUND SSC will have a large pavilion located on the cricket pitch so come along to hear an update on the project in its final preparations for a trip to the desert! 

For more information about the event:- www.goodwood.co.uk/festival-of-speed

Event News New Scientist Live

When: 22 - 25 September
Where: EXCEL, London

New Scientist Live will be a celebration of science, technology & engineering, offering visitors a packed four days of leading speakers, interactive demonstrations and innovative products and services from companies looking to engage with a scientifically literate audience. The event has a four zone format, designed to cover all aspects of science, technology and engineering, which will each play host to relevant demonstrations. New Scientist Live will be the largest scientific festival ever held in London, attracting tens of thousands of visitors from both National and International locations.  BLOODHOUND SSC will have a large feature area at this new event to showcase the project and how some of our sponsors are supporting us with innovative products and services.

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Event News An Evening with BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car Driver Andy Green

When: Thursday 13th October at 6.00pm
Where: The Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro

To celebrate the unique association between Cornwall and the BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car which inspired its own exhibition of the same theme, the Royal Cornwall Museum presents a one off event, An Evening with BLOODHOUND SSC Driver, Andy Green. This event is supported by Aerohub at Cornwall Newquay Airport and Spinnaker International.

Join the Royal Cornwall Museum Director, Ian Wall for a private Q&A with respected fighter pilot Andy Green and enjoy an exclusive opportunity to hear his personal story about his previous and forthcoming land speed record attempts which inspired the BLOODHOUND SSC exhibition.

This one-off event will take place at 6.00pm on Thursday 13th October at the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro, the prestigious home of the official Bloodhound Supersonic Exhibition.
Normal Admission Charges Apply. Refreshments are available.

Bookings can be at royalcornwallmuseum.org.uk or by calling 01872 272205 during museum opening hours.

Supported by Aerohub at Cornwall Airport Newquay & Spinnaker International

Event News The Only Place In The UK – BLOODHOUND’s Cornish Outing

200mph test planned for Aerohub at Cornwall Airport Newquay

Part of build-up to 1000mph challenge

Diary date: Royal Cornwall Museum Exhibition 3rd August – 30 October