The Bloodhound Project Events Diary

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


Event News Truckfest South West

When: 2nd and 3rd July
Where: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW

BLOODHOUND SSC will be appearing at Truckfest South West to support our Logistics Sponsor Arthur Spriggs and Sons Ltd.

Bloodhound will be centre stage on the Spriggs stand with the Full Size Show Car and other items from the project on display in the Aireshelta. Visitors will hear all the latest news about the project from some of the team, see some of the extreme engineering involved in this challenge and have the chance to try their hand at driving 1000mph in the Bloodhound Driving Experience. Truckfest will have non-stop action in the main arena so come along and enjoy a day out on the Spriggs stand and find out about their other Products and Services including the Isuzu and Mercedes Benz products from their Service and Repair arm of the Business.

For more information please see www.truckfest.co.uk

Event News Royal International Air Tattoo

When: 8th to 10th July 2015
Where: RAF Fairford, Fairford, Nr Swindon, Gloucestershire, GL7 4DH

The Air Tattoo returns this summer with an extravaganza of entertainment for all the family. Alongside the thrilling flying action, visitors will be treated to non-stop entertainment on the ground - so whether a wide-eyed first timer or a seasoned airshow veteran, the experience is breath taking. During the thrilling 7.5 hour flying display visitors will get to see fast jets, giant transporters, historic aircraft, and much, much more. There will be a chance to meet the crews, get close to the aircraft and enjoy a feast of first class entertainment including the Techno Zone, an interactive showcase designed especially for youngsters, the Adrenalin Zone and the Vintage Village.

BLOODHOUND's full size show car will be on display in our orange and blue Airshelta along with interactive activities for visitors including the Knex Car Challenge and the BLOODHOUND Driving Experience.  Visitors will have the opportunity to find out all the latest about the project from the team and buy unique merchandise to support this engineering adventure.

For more information:- www.airtattoo.com

Event News Sherborne Castle Classic and Supercars Show

When:     17th July
Where:    Sherborne Castle, New Road, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5NR

This year the Sherborne Castle Classic and Supercars Show will be held in the grounds of the beautiful 16th Century Sherborne Castle and promises to be a truly remarkable event attracting some of the most spectacular cars in the country.  Enthusiasts and the public will again have the opportunity to enjoy an outstanding collection of historic classic and supercars in the South West.  The Marque Feature this year is Rolls Royce, with a marvellous display of cars on the front Castle drive and there will be Lamborghini and McLaren supercar tours arriving during the day.

BLOODHOUND SSC will be present at the event with the BLOODHOUND Driving Experience, Information display and BLOODHOUND merchandise on offer so come along and find out the latest about the project.

For more information please see: www.classicsatthecastle.co.uk

Event News Driffield Show

When:     Wednesday 20th July
Where:    Driffield Showground, Kelleythorpe, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 9DN

With over 23,000 visitors last year the Driffield show is one of the most popular agricultural shows in the region. With activities for the family and lots to see and do this show is a big hit every summer.  This year for the first time Bloodhound will be attending the event with the full size Show Car on display.  Visitors will also have the chance to try driving at 1000mph in the Bloodhound Driving Experience or take part in the Knex model rocket car challenge where they can design and build cars to see how fast they can make the go!  Come along to the stand to meet members of the team and hear all the latest about the project.

For more information about the show: www.driffieldshow.co.uk

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

Event News Camberley Car Show

When:- Saturday 3rd September, 10am - 4pm
Where:- Camberley Town Centre, High-street, Park Street, Obelisk Way, Camberley, Surrey GU15 3SP

With over 200 vehicles of all kinds including many rare examples of Veterans, Vintage, Classics, Hot Rods and Motorcycles will be on static display in and around Camberley Town Centre – High Street, Park Street and Obelisk Way - the named streets will be closed to all other traffic for the day. As in previous years the Event will include live music, street entertainment, free children's face-painting and lots of other entertainment for the whole family so please come along and enjoy a great day out. The Event is free-of-charge to attend and is organised primarily to raise funds in aid of South West Thames Kidney and diabetes research charities. 

BLOODHOUND will be at the event with the full size show car so come along to find out about this unique engineering adventure!

For more information see:- www.camberleycarshow.co.uk

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.

Click here for more information.

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