“Starmer under fire as Corbyn readmitted,” is the Daily Telegraph’s headline. The newspaper reports Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is under “intense pressure” to withhold the whip from Jeremy Corbyn after the party lifted his suspension. Labour sources told the Telegraph that on Tuesday night no decision had been made by Sir Keir. The newspaper pictures World Cup 1966 winner Sir Geoff Hurst on its front page. The former footballer has called for heading restrictions in professional football and a complete heading ban for young children.
Ministers are looking into whether vaccines due for delivery next month could be dispatched earlier, according to The Daily Telegraph. It comes after Boris Johnson’s promise to launch 24-hour vaccination centres.
The Daily Telegraph splashes on pressure on the government to offer COVID-19 vaccinations 24 hours a day, with countries like Israel already protecting a fifth of their population by offering around the clock jabs.