The Bloodhound Project BHTV - Inspiring a generation

The BLOODHOUND Education team have inspired hundreds of thousands of children around the world.

Cisco BLOODHOUND TV Cisco BHTV: UK Runway Testing - Education Day

Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

Culminating a month of runway testing at Cornwall Airport Newquay, the BLOODHOUND Team invited 10,000 fans to see the final high speed trials up close. On Monday 30th October 2017 3,500 school children from across Cornwall and Devon hap the chance to see the car, meet the team and explore the Skills Show.

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 39 A day in the life of a BLOODHOUND Ambassador

Wednesday, 9 July, 2014

Sasha Penfold is a Customer Service Manager at Rolls-Royce, in her day job, she manages the MOD account, but spends her spare time as a BLOODHOUND Ambassador attending public events and visiting groups like beaver scouts, sharing her enthusiasm for engineering. If you'd like a BLOODHOUND ambassador please have a look here

Cisco BHTV How to design your own 1,000 mph car

Wednesday, 5 February, 2014
Last autumn 200 pupils learned how to design their own 1,000 mph cars.
11 to 14-year-old pupils from 12 Bristol schools took part in SPEED: Beat the Bloodhound,  a team-based competition, led by David Standingford and Jamil Appa from Zenotech Ltd, part of a pilot education programme funded by a Royal Academy of Engineering Ingenious grant for public engagement.

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 31 Inspirational Go-Kart racers

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013

Across the UK over 5,500 schools have signed up to the BLOODHOUND Education Programme, they have free access to curriculum ready resources and the support of the BLOODHOUND ambassadors.

Wyche School in Worcestershire have been using BLOODHOUND in lots of their classes and at the end of last term they raced the go-karts they had designed and built. If you'd like to get your school involved, please visit: www.bloodhoundssc.com/education

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 26 Science Minister opens new BLOODHOUND Technical Centre

Tuesday, 30 July, 2013

On July 4th, David Willetts, Minister for Science and Universities opened the new BLOODHOUND Technical Centre in Avonmouth.

Mr Willetts announced a £1m grant for BLOODHOUND to support its education and outreach mission. This is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

During his visit, Mr Willetts helped BLOODHOUND’s engineers join the carbon composite front section, driver Andy Green’s 1,000 mph ‘office’, to the metal rear chassis which will house the car’s custom-designed rocket. This marked a major milestone for BLOODHOUND which will be the most powerful land vehicle ever created. 

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 25 Bloodhound visits Downing Street

Tuesday, 9 July, 2013

Cisco Bloodhound TV follows the Show car and Andy Green visiting 10 Downing Street with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers where the Prime Minister announces initiative to create 100,000 Engineering Technicians.

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 24 Heathland School Rocket Car Club

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013

The Guinness World Record for a Model Rocket Car was broken 3 times in succession by three different cars on Friday 14th June 2013 at The Heathland School, Hounslow. After more than a year of design, build and preparation, five mixed teams raced single, double and triple motored rocket cars to smash the existing record of 88mph/142kph, achieving a whopping 204.95mph/329.85kph with their winning triple motored car.

See also A new world record for Heathland School

Original music: Al Lethbridge

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 22 - Bloodhound Blast Bloodhound Blast

Thursday, 11 April, 2013

Bloodhound Blast is our new interactive environment for building communities of teachers and Ambassadors to share experiences and resources.

For more about BLAST, click here

Music: Bright Wish Kevin McLeod (incompetech.com)

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 19 Bloodhound goes to school

Tuesday, 4 December, 2012

Bloodhound Education Strategy Director Chris Kirby talks about the Education programme with the help of Enfield schools and corporate ambassadors from sponsors MetaSwitch, Royal Acadamy of Engineering, Prometheam and ARM


Original music: Kevin MacLeod 

Cisco Bloodhound TV, Episode 18 IMechE and Formula Student

Monday, 26 November, 2012

Bloodhound SSC Sponsor The Institution of Mechanical Engineers on how exciting projects like Bloodhound and Formula Student are inspiring the next generation of Engineers

[Original Music by Al Lethbridge]