As everyone will appreciate the cost of staging The Whipman Play increases year by year. Further cost increases are expected for 2023 and beyond. To assist with the rising costs, the Committee have decided to introduce a patronage scheme. Organisiations, businesses, families and indviduals are invited to become Whipman Play Patrons 2023 by making a donation. The names of patrons will be listed in the next available Whipman Programme. The deadline for the 2023 Whipman Programme is 15th February 2023.

If you wish to make a donation and become a Whipman Play Patron 2023 this can be done by cheque or bank transfer. Cheques should be sent to the Treasurer of the The Whipman Play Society: Charles Gray, West Garth, Medwyn Road, West Linton, EH46 7HA or passed to Grace Hayton at the Newsagents: J&R Bell.

Payment by bank transfer should be made to Whipman Play (Sort Code: 80-09-39 Account Number (00969346) quoting your name as the payment reference. For administration purposes all patrons should provide a note of their name and address by post or by email to

If you have any queries or questions please contact Charles Gray by telephone (660914) or by email at