The papers continue their hawkeyed scrutiny of Sir Stuart Rose in the wake of yesterday’s Marks & Spencer AGM.

The Financial Times leads the way herehere and here, with The Guardian and the Daily Mail not far behind.

The Mail also has a hard-hitting story about women’s shoes at the retailer.

Elsewhere in the FT, news of good sales for cash & carry giant Booker.

As we welcome our noble Australian brothers for the Ashes, one town Down Under has banned bottled water, which it says is “unethical”. The Times and the always ethical Mail both cover the story.

There’s more sobering news in the Daily Telegraph about a major increase in deaths related to alcohol over the past 10 years.

Meanwhile, Britons are continuing to turn away from French wine in favour of South African, US and Aussie plonk.