Sunday 1st June
Junior Whipman Rideout
Open to capable riders from P5 – S4 who reside in the parish
Best turned out horse and rider under 16 Junior Race
Under 14 Race
Friday 6th June
Floats gather on The Lower Green
Float Judging Commences (see page 10 for details)
Installation of Whipman and Lass in the Marquee on the Lower Green Please come along and show your support.
Grand Procession of Principals and Floats
Led around the village by the newly installed Whipman and Lass, Calum and Alison and the West Linton & District Pipe Band
Entrants participate at their own risk Installation Party in the Marquee Bill Elliot’s Disco A celebration for the whole community Licensed Bar
Entry is free
Saturday 7th June
Whipman Rideout Leaves Village led by West Linton & District Pipe Band HARD HATS MUST BE WORN and BACK PROTECTORS ARE ADVISABLE.
ALL RIDERS MUST STAY BEHIND THE MARSHALS AND FOLLOW THEIR INSTRUCTIONS THROUGHOUT THE RIDE.
Rideout starts from Howieson Hall, Station Road.
Fancy Dress Competition (see page 10 for details) at the Marquee. Fancy Dress Prize Giving in the Marquee directly after judging.
Junior Fun Day on The Lower Green. See page 14 Balgonie Mews Cup
Junior Tug O’ War, Obstacle Race
Sunday 8th June
Cycle Rideout Meet at Lower Green Fun for all the family and all levels of fitness.
Map of route available in local shops. Cycle helmets must be worn 11.15am Whipman Service St Andrews Church, West Linton
Adult 5-a-Side Football
Teams by invitation, Contact: Campbell Forsyth
Gun Dog Scurry
Cream Teas Served.
Whipman Playlist in the Graham Institute
Monday 9th June (All events will be held on the Lower Green)
Kids Football (P1-P4)
Junior Football (P5 – age 15) Junior Netball (P5 – age 14)
Primary School Races
(The Abernethy Trophy) Tennis Courts
Secondary School Races for S1 to age 14
Men’s Race (Graham Cup Event)
Women’s Race (William Black Rose Bowl Event)
Tuesday 10th June
West Linton Toddlers Group Fun Morning in the Marquee See page 107 for details
Junior Disco in the Marquee Organised by Newlands PTA
Wednesday 11th June (All events will be held on the Lower Green)
Cross Country Races
Men’s Race (Jubilee Cup & Graham Cup Event) Women’s Race (Jubilee Cup & William Black Rose Bowl Event)
Women’s Pillow Fight (The Lesley Ravy and Gillian Duncan Trophies)
Men’s Pillow Fight (Alex Noble Cup)
Thursday 12th June (All events will be held on the Lower Green)
Junior Rugby (P1-P7)
West Linton Gordon’s Cricket Team invite you to participate in a friendly game on The Lower Green. Turn up and try.
Friday 13th June
Dinner Dance in the Marquee. Organised by the Ex-Whipmen
Saturday 14th June
Whipman Procession Led by the West Linton & District Pipe Band starts at the school, walking around the village to end at War Memorial where the Whipman will lay a wreath at approx. 1.25pm.
Sports Day Opened by Whipman and Lass on The Lower Green.
Cream Teas available in the Marquee
6.00pm ‘Whipman Market’ Market Stalls, Music, Outside Bar.
Stalls and Side-Shows on The Lower Green.
Tug O’ War. (Downie Cup and Hardie Trophy)
SocialiZe Duck Race
Presentation of Cups and Trophies by the Whipman’s Lass & Presenting Lady followed by the draw for the Grand Raffle.
Sunday 15th June
6.30pm Whipman Songs of Praise Marquee