One of the biggest rockets ever made in Britain tested in Newquay

The rocket will be used to power the Bloodhound
One of the biggest rockets ever made in Britain was tested in Cornwall Credit: ITV Westcountry

The rocket will be used to power the Bloodhound car in the hope it'll break the world landspeed record, travelling at more than 1000 miles an hour.

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Supersonic Car Test

Newquay is preparing to play host to the testing of the Bloodhound - a supercar aiming to set the world land speed record. It takes place tomorrow at the airport.