• 2019
  • 2019 Introduction Concert

    On Friday 15th March, this year’s Whipman Festival principals were formally announced to an excited gathering in the Graham Institute. As always with the historic festivities in West Linton there is plenty to sing and dance about. And Friday evening’s entertainers were in great form. The primary 3 to primary 7 pupils from Newlands, the […]

  • 2019
  • Dates For Your Diary 2019

    Sunday 26 May – Junior Ride out Whipman Week Friday 31 May – Installation of the 2019 Whipman and Lass followed by Procession round the village. Saturday 1 June – Adult Ride out – 10.00 a.m. leaving from Howieson Hall, Station Road (Return 3.30/4 p.m.), Children’s Fancy Dress in the morning and Fun Afternoon for […]

  • 2018
  • Photographers Wanted

    The Whipman Play Society is looking for volunteers with a passion for photography to take photos during the upcoming Whipman festivities in June. So if you have a passion for photography or know someone that does please get in touch with Calum Murray by emailing calummurray_19@hotmail.co.uk

  • 2018
  • Burns Supper

      A fantastic evening was had by all who came to the Whipman Play Society’s Burns Supper at The Graham Institute on Saturday 27 January. Gareth Edwards was the MC for the evening and his hilarious jokes and stories had everyone laughing and enjoying themselves from the start. The evening began with a trio of […]

  • 2017
  • Dates for the Diary

    2018 Installation

    2018 Burns evening –  Saturday, 27 January, in the Graham Institute (See Facebook, Website, Posters for more info)   DVD Night –  Saturday, 17 February in the Graham Institute, 7:30pm (See Facebook, Website, Posters for more info) Introduction Concert Tickets Go On Sale – Saturday, 24th February, 12pm-1pm in The Village Centre (Tickets also available from Rumblin’ Tams. Introduction […]

  • 2017
  • Whipman Junior Rideout – Sunday 28th May

    Junior Rideout 2017

    Whipman Play Society  –  Sunday, 28 May  –  Junior Ride out  –  the children will leave Karecole stables around 10.30 a.m.   coming through the village to the stables on Bogsbank Road for their lunch stop around  midday.  The riders will return to the village when West Linton & District Pipe Band will lead them […]