Olympic boost for tattoo parlours, says Boris

Quote of the day: 'The Olympics are proving to be a boost to tattoo parlours. Plenty of people seem to want their thighs inscribed with "Oylimpics 2012" and other ineradicable mis-spellings.' In his '20 jolly reasons to feel cheerful about the Olympics', Boris Johnson cites Jeremy Hunt's 'bell-whanging', spending less than the Chinese on fireworks, and an unexpected boost to the ink trade.

by Rebecca Burn-Callander
Last Updated: 09 Oct 2013

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