The Bloodhound Project Education News

These are the latest news articles from the BLOODHOUND Education team. And there's more news on our Education Twitter feed.

Education News

Family Fun at Silverstone

Tuesday, 30 July, 2019

The Bloodhound Education team welcomed thousands of visitors on our stand at the Silverstone F1 Grand Prix earlier this month.

Education News

ALFED Desert Wheels Competition Winners

Monday, 29 July, 2019

A team from St Bede’s College in Manchester last month received their prize for winning the Bloodhound Aluminium Desert Wheels Design & Technology Challenge.

Education News

Isleworth Inspiration Day

Monday, 29 July, 2019

Year 4 pupils at Isleworth Town Primary School were overjoyed to be visited by the Bloodhound Education team recently and take part in an ‘Engineering Inspiration Day.’

Education News

Bloodhound Education STEM Communicator Mike Ford

Monday, 29 July, 2019

IET speak to Bloodhound Education STEM Communicator Mike Ford about how the team influence, inform and inspire future generations.


Education Resource

Balloon Car Kits

Wednesday, 5 June, 2019

One of our most favourite and popular activities is making balloon powered cars. By popular demand, the BLOODHOUND SSC balloon car kit is now available for you to buy and make!

Education Press Release

Business as usual for BLOODHOUND Education

Monday, 15 October, 2018

Bloodhound SSC Education Ltd confirms that its comprehensive range of inspirational STEM education activities based on the world land speed record BLOODHOUND Project will continue as usual, following today’s announcement that Bloodhound Programme Limited has gone into Administration and is seeking the necessary investment to enable the project to achieve its objectives

Education News

Inspired by BLOODHOUND – and now inspiring others

Wednesday, 5 July, 2017

Jess Herbert was inspired by the BLOODHOUND Project to become an engineer and at the end of 2016 she was named runner-up in the 2016 EEF Future Manufacturing Awards in the South-West, following the successful completion of her apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce. She’s also one of our valuable team of BLOODHOUND Ambassadors. This is her story.

Education News

Back to Western Cape

Thursday, 8 June, 2017

Chris Lowther, UK BLOODHOUND Ambassador, returns to Western Cape, South Africa

Education News

Brooke Primary School’s Race for the Line

Wednesday, 3 May, 2017

Inspiration from the BLOODHOUND team at the BETT show last year led Jeremy Chaplin to set up a computer club at his local primary school and introduce the children to the BBC micro:bit. This year they went further and entered Race For The Line.

Education News

How a plastic bottle can turn a student into an engineer

Friday, 31 March, 2017

BLOODHOUND Education Ambassador Andy Higgs recently spent a day at a primary school showing students how even modifying simple cars made from plastic bottles uses the same iterative design processes that engineers employ. Read his story.