The Daily Express leads with the Bank of England’s claim that big-spending consumers will send the economy surging back to pre-COVID levels this year. Spurred on by the vaccine rollout, the boom will trigger the country’s fastest growth since the Second World War.
Families desperate for a sunshine break should learn on Friday which countries will be safe to visit under the traffic light system – with Portugal, Malta and Gibraltar expected to be on the “green list” of hotspots that do not trigger quarantine for returning tourists, writes the Daily Mirror.
The Independent claims Britons aged under 40 will be offered an alternative to the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine as a precautionary move by the government. The paper says out of more than 27 million AZ jabs given, over a fifth of the 242 blood clot cases detected were in the under-40s.