Gallery: Sheffield residents show off their brilliant and meaningful tattoos

Sheffield people show off their incredible tattoos and the wonderful stories behind why they got them inked on their bodies.

National Tattoo Day is celebrated on July 17 and we wanted to find out more about the tattoos the people of Sheffield have.

We asked our readers to share photos of their favourite tats and the special reasons they got them.

Hundreds of people responded and we saw some really great designs from Sheffield Wednesday Owls to Disney characters.

Click through this article to see the amazing tattoos people in Sheffield have on their bodies.