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.

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St Thomas a Becket School, Tilshead, Wiltshire

Saturday, 8 October, 2011

A chance meeting in a local supermarket with a former teaching colleague led to exchanges of emails with the headteacher at St Thomas a Becket Primary School in Tilshead, in the middle of Salisbury Plain.  Mrs Trickey was keen for me to visit the school with my Bloodhound Roadshow.

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Leaders Award Prizewinners 2010/11

Wednesday, 14 September, 2011

We are pleased to announce that the winners of the 2010/11 BLOODHOUND SSC Special Leaders Award are:

1st –Marcus Tomlinson (Cundall Manor School, Cundall, North Yorkshire)
2nd- Joshua Mannall (Dale Community Primary School, Derby)

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BLOODHOUND on the Playground

Thursday, 28 July, 2011

St Nicholas’s School, Porton, Wiltshire, July 13th 2011

Some time ago, I had an idea to paint the outline of Bloodhound SSC on a school playground.  I checked on the project website to see if any other school had done this and could find no mention of it.  We could have a world first!

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Chew Stoke Church Primary School

Wednesday, 27 July, 2011

We have recently received an email from Chew Stoke Primary School about their recent BLOODHOUND activity ...

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Balloon cars at St Johns

Wednesday, 20 July, 2011

My eleventh Bloodhound Roadshow was a return to my grandson’s school, St John’s Primary School, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, but this time to work with year six.  The day followed the usual format of Bloodhound Powerpoint presentation followed by building, testing and running

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Ambassador presentation in Switzerland

Friday, 15 July, 2011

New Siemens Ambassador Frank Brandau sent us the story of how he was 'hooked' by Bloodhound, and his experience of inspiring young people in Switzerland. Read his story below ....


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UK’s First Bloodhound education centre opens at the Manchester Communication Academy

Wednesday, 1 June, 2011

Manchester Communication Academy (MCA) in Harpurhey has become the home to the UK’s very first Bloodhound Education Centre. The Academy opened its doors to the first year 7 cohort of pupils in September 2010 and through Intel approached Bloodhound to offer space for an education centre.

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Model rocket car reaches scale speed of 259 mph

Friday, 27 May, 2011

BLOODHOUND breaks its first world record.

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Skirting Science

Monday, 23 May, 2011

"I learned that not all science is boring" - just one of the comments from over 250 girls brought together to get their hands dirty, their enthusiasm ignited and their eyes opened to the possibilities of a career in science.

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Bloodhound Education Working in Partnership

Wednesday, 11 May, 2011

A workshop organised collaboratively between The Institute of Physics (IOP), Aspire schools partnership and Bloodhound Education received some great feedback from those attending.