UK reaching 'critical' stage in Covid pandemic leads Thursday's papers

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Thursday's front pages are dominated by reports the UK's Covid pandemic crisis has reached a "critical" stage.

It comes as bleak new data suggests infection rates in England are heading in the wrong direction, with few signs of changing.

The Guardian


The Telegraph

Financial Times

Daily Mail

The Times

Daily Express


The Independent

Daily Mirror

Daily Star