A TEENAGER from Sheffield is making a permanent commitment for charity.
Richard Ward, aged 19, from Stannington, has pledged to allow a tattooist go to work on him - with a symbol designed by his friends.
He hopes the stunt will raise £5,000 for Cancer Research.
He has asked his friends and colleagues to vote on the designs - and is committed to accepting the winning sketch as soon as the £5,000 has been reached.
Richards said nominated designs included the Cancer Research UK logo and a warning sign which says ‘do not give beer’.
He said: “Everyone knows someone affected by cancer.”
n Donations can be made at www.justgiving.com/rwardtattoo