Tickets are no on sale for our annual Burns Night Saturday 25th January At 7:30 in the Graham Institute 3 Course Meal Speakers Music £20 per ticket. Get in touch with Poacher (07522449092) or pop into the Gordon Arms Hotel for tickets.
Nominations are now sought for the 2020 Whipman from people who should reside in the Whipman Area (West Linton, Carlops, Newlands, Kirkurd, Lamancha and Dolphinton). Since at this stage only suggestions are required, the permission of the nominee need not be obtained. Nominees should be of suitable character, but do not need to be able […]
IMPORTANT NOTICE On behalf of the Whipman Play society we would like to inform all potential riders for the main ride on Saturday the 6th of June 2020 that we are introducing a riders registration fee. This fee will cover the running cost for porta loos, medical assistance and TTRO’s that are required by Borders […]
To speed matters up when the Floats arrive on the Green on Friday, 31 May it would be appreciated if a Marshals Form could be completed beforehand and handed to the Chief Marshal/Marshal on duty on arrival at the Lower Green. Forms are available on our website and from Glenda at Rumblin’ Tams. Forms […]
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 […]
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 […]