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Tattoo News 7th of September.

Rest In Peace Jeffery Beale: To start this week’s Tattoo News, we have to share the devastating news that the tattoo legend Jeffery Beale has passed away. Jeffery ran his studio in Plymouth for 20 years after tattooing for 35 years, a true legend who will be missed by so many. To read more about

27th August Tattoo News

27th August Tattoo News It’s that time of the week again where we bring you the latest from the tattoo world, this week we have a mixed bag of news to share. We hope you’re looking forward to another edition of tattoo news. Police Force Removes Ban on displaying tattoos Good news for West Yorkshire

6th August Tattoo News

It’s official folks, we are in August and we appear to be having some good weather at the moment; a perfect reason to get tattooed. We’d love to hear about your latest inkings on our forum or Facebook page. In the world of Tattoo News, this week Matt Damon and Jemma Lucy get tattoo tributes

Tattoo News 28th July

What’s happened in the world of tattoos this week? This week the UK was captive of a massive heatwave for the majority of the week, a new prime minister moved into number 10 and a British teen wins 1.8 million pounds after coming 2nd in the e-sports Fortnite world cup. In the world of tattoos

July 20th Tattoo News

It’s July 20th and here’s what has been happening in the world of tattoos this week. Man gets a six pick inked: Hands down one of the funniest (and shittest) tattoos we’ve seen, however, you can’t help loving it at the same time. For this years Australian Tattoo Expo, Scott Medhurst entered and won the

July 12th Tattoo News.

    View this post on Instagram LION KING 🖤🖤🖤 A post shared by Katina Scheffler (@mermaid_tattooer) on Jun 18, 2019 at 8:27am PDT The Lion King tattoos are out in full force: With the release of the Lion King on the horizon, it appears so are the themed tattoos, looking for a Simba or

July 1st Tattoo News

July 1st Tattoo News: It’s that time of the week again where we share with you the highs, the lows and the damn right cool from this week in the tattoo world. With it being the start of the month and summer finally arriving what does the news this week have in store for us.

Tattoo News – June 20th

Tattoos at work: Are they still an issue? Debbie Darling says no Debbie Darling runs her own marketing agency and says her tattoos have been if anything, a bonus in her career – despite them being generally frowned upon in many professions. She expresses how they have become a focal point of remembrance for her

5 Tattoo Artists you NEED to know about.

The UK is full to the brim with fantastic tattoo artists specialising in an array of different styles. With Instagram at your fingertips, it's easier than ever to find your dream tattoo artist and with the UK being such a small country, it is likely you'll be able to travel to your tattoo artist of

14th of June Tattoo News

Airline allows employees to have visible tattoos: Air New Zealand have updated their policy to allow tattoos that can be seen whilst in uniform. The airline was criticised for refusing to employ people with visible tattoos whilst simultaneously appropriating Maori culture in its marketing campaigns through the use of tribal language and symbols. Maori people

Tattoo News June 6th.

The Royal Air force (RAF) is relaxing previously restrictive policies on the tattoos of new recruits. RAF eligibility criteria could exclude any recruit with tattoos visible above the neck or below the sleeve cuff. A new amendment doesn’t reverse tattoo these restrictions – but it does allow more flexibility and opens recruitment opportunities for more

Tattoo news – May 29th

Kendrick Lamar endures 16 hours for a tattoo: Kendrick Lamar isn’t a man of many tattoos. In fact, his most prominent tattoo is the words “Hustle Like You Broke” on his arm. However, he recently sat through 16 hours for his next tattoo and got a new piece of art that now covers the previous

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Ant McPartlin shows off new “meaningful” tattoo Ant McPartlin has been photographed showing off a new arrow tattoo which he has revealed has “personal meaning”. The large tattoo is visible on his forearm, and he has assured fans that the meaning behind it is very positive. He seems to be a fan of such meaningful

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Kentucky’s proposal to ban tattoos over scars criticised Doctors and tattoo artists are criticising a proposal by health officials in Kentucky to ban tattooing over scars. There has been no reason given for proposing the ban, and no medical research has been cited that would warrant this ban. The only type of scar that shouldn’t