Duck Head

Who repaired it?

I did

How long did the repair take?

1 Hour

How was the object repaired?

The head on my walking stick had come loose and the dowling had snapped. A friend fitted a new dowling and secured it with a screw. He then filled the hole with wood filler.

Why did you repair the object?

It was a gift from a friend who has passed on and has sentimental value.

Why do you think it is important to repair things?

This world is practically drowning in junk, we need to reduce our waste.

What would be important to you to be included in a Repair Declaration for Ireland?

Waste reduction and recycling.

What actions do you think could help Westmeath achieve a vibrant repair culture?

Setting up some sort of online/social media repair forum.

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