Reactions on the front pages

THE FRONT-PAGE headlines in today's newspapers are (almost) unanimous in giving John Major little cause for comfort:

The Sun: One Foot in the Greyve.

The Daily Mail: Mr Whiplash: Lamont's Revenge on a PM 'In Office But Not in Power.'

The Daily Express: Can Major Survive Lamont's Knifing?

The Times: Lamont's Bitter Revenge Puts Major's Survival in Doubt.

The Daily Telegraph: Bitter Lamont Turns on Major.

Today: How Long Can He Go On?

The Financial Times: Bitter Lamont Savages Major.

The Guardian: Lamont Strikes at Major's Heart.

The Daily Mirror: Not Fit To Govern.

The Daily Star: Kidnap Steph's Coffin Ordeal (see page 4 in this paper).