More proof that the UK is moving rapidly into banana republic territory. So now my tax pounds are being used to satisfy a deeply medieval moronic and stupid practise of repairing the virginity of stupid ignorant cows who are going to get married to stupid animals whose brains have migrated to their genitals. I quote:
The trend has been condemned by critics as a sign of social regression driven by Islamic fundamentalists. Some countries have made hymen reconstruction operations illegal.
Dr Magdy Hend, consultant gynaecologist at the Regency Clinic, Harley Street, London, who started hymen reconstruction more than 18 years ago in the Middle East and the Gulf, said: "In some cultures they like to see that the women will bleed on the wedding night. If the wife or bride is not a virgin, it is a big shame on the family."
"They might be British of ethnic background, they might be immigrants, or some people come from abroad, Asia, Middle East, the Gulf, and they don't want to have it done back home," he added.
Barbarians, animals. And how on earth is the NHS funding this?
All this to be taken with a grain of piquant salt!!!