Some long-awaited positive news on Brexit – the revived chance of a deal after Thursday’s talks between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar – dominates Friday’s newspapers.

The Times leads on the “pathway to agreement” found through talks between Mr Johnson and Mr Varadkar.

The Daily Telegraph says a Brexit deal might be done by October 31, according to Irish sources.

The Daily Mail and Daily Express cheer that a deal might still be possible.

As do Metro, the i and The Independent.

And The Guardian and the Financial Times also lead on the possibility of a Brexit “pathway”.

In other news, the Daily Mirror leads with Rod Stewart’s prostate cancer battle, The Sun follows up on the spat between footballer wives Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney, and the Daily Star says aliens are real.