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The Daily Mirror’s front page focuses on Health Secretary Matt Hancock’s Commons warning that more than nine million people across Yorkshire, the North East and Nottinghamshire could soon be in Tier 3 COVID-19 restrictions. 

The Daily Star carries a picture of Match Of The Day presenter Gary Lineker not wearing a mask in a shop – after he tweeted urging people to do so.

The Daily Express leads on calls by health charities, doctors and grieving relatives to take action over soaring numbers of people dying of at home during the pandemic. The paper reports there were more than 25,000...

The Daily Mail reports on a video call between Prince William and business leaders in the Liverpool city region, which is in Tier 3 lockdown, when he warned that Britain faces a mental health “catastrophe”...

British cyber security officials foiled a plan by Russian military intelligence to hack the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, The Times reports.

The Guardian reports on the Welsh government’s decision to enter a 17-day “firebreak” lockdown – despite having the lowest rates of COVID-19 infection of the four UK nations.

The Daily Telegraph reports on Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham’s pleas to Westminster to reintroduce shielding for the elderly instead of putting the region into Tier 3 lockdown amid ongoing tensions over new restrictions. 

Metro leads on statistics that suggest a sharp rise in the number of people dying at home – but not of coronavirus – during the pandemic.The paper reports that the most common causes of deaths...

The Times predicts a resolution to the government’s coronavirus stand-off with Manchester thanks to pressure from “senior Tories”, who have sided with the region’s Labour mayor, Andy Burnham, including local MP and Tory grandee Sir...

The Daily Mail reports on what it calls an “extraordinary intervention” over the Brexit bill by five Anglican archbishops, who say it sets a “disastrous precedent”. 

The Guardian reports on a leaked NHS document warning of an imminent shortage of hospital beds for people seriously ill with COVID-19 in Greater Manchester. The full story is here.

The Daily Telegraph reports on what it calls the “devastating” impact of the coronavirus on other illnesses, saying hospital admissions for 200 problems have fallen by up to 90%.

The i leads on predictions by the government’s scientific advisers that coronavirus vaccines will not be available until after Christmas. There’s more on that story here.

The Metro leads on a call by Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham to put decisions on bailouts for individual areas to be decided by MPs. The full story is here.

The Daily Star hits out at what it calls fake news being pushed out by Russian sources suggesting UK coronavirus vaccines will have a simian side effect.