The Daily Mail reports on claims by medics including “top epidemiologists at Oxford, Harvard and Stanford” that lockdowns aren’t helping combat coronavirus and life should return to normal for all but the elderly.
The Daily Telegraph leads on claims the Cabinet is split over coronavirus policy amid a growing Conservative backlash over Boris Johnson’s handling of the crisis. There’s more on efforts by Tory rebels to change ministers’ minds here.
The Daily Mirror has a scathing assessment of Boris Johnson’s speech to the Conservative Party conference, saying the prime minister “waffled” about “getting back to normal” but ignored unemployment and COVID.
The Financial Times leads with a warning on the UK’s COVID testing capacity, saying NHS labs are running out of kits and chemicals they need to carry out tests. Sky’s health correspondent, Ashish Joshi, has all the details here.