The Watson Bird Centre and Celebration is an initiative of the Glenkens Community and Arts Trust Ltd. (GCAT) Scottish Charity No SCO32050. Company No SC 222083.

The Patrons of the project are:

  • Duke of Buccleuch KBE DL
  • Dame Barbara Kelly CBE DL
  • Richard Agnew

A Steering Group oversees the project and comprises representatives of the local community, bird interests, finance and fund raising, and partnership organisations.

It is chaired by Professor Roger Crofts CBE the Project Director.


Watson Birds - Organisation
Watson Birds - Young People Initiatives