What the papers say- December 18
The Labour Party’s search for a new leader leads Tuesday’s papers.
The fallout from Labour’s election disaster continues to be the focus of many of the nation’s front pages.
The Times and The Daily Telegraph lead with Labour’s blame games over the election result while The Guardian focuses on Sir Keir Starmer’s pitch for the opposition’s top job.
— The Times Pictures (@TimesPictures) December 17, 2019
— The Telegraph (@Telegraph) December 17, 2019
— Guardian news (@guardiannews) December 17, 2019
Guardian front page, Wednesday 18 December 2019: Starmer: we must put an end to damaging Labour infighting pic.twitter.com/1SCBhfkcos
Meanwhile, Metro splashes with Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s rallying cry for his new cabinet.
— Metro Newspaper UK (@MetroUKNews) December 17, 2019
The i reports on the impacts of air pollution on the NHS.
— i newspaper (@theipaper) December 17, 2019
The Daily Mirror details Whirlpool’s recall of more than 500,000 washing machines across the UK after 79 caught fire.
— Daily Mirror (@DailyMirror) December 17, 2019
The Independent says that disabled people are missing out on housing support because of “irrational” medical assessments.
— The Independent (@Independent) December 17, 2019
Caroline Flack’s departure from Love Island amid assault charges leads The Sun.
— The Sun (@TheSun) December 17, 2019
The Daily Express reports on calls for Mr Johnson to intervene in the hormone replacement therapy drugs shortage.
— Daily Express (@Daily_Express) December 17, 2019
And the Daily Star splashes with “academics” leading a push-back on “anti-IQ” discrimination.
— Daily Star (@dailystar) December 17, 2019