Jobless plan backed

Labour said this week that several leading businessmen had backed its plan to offer employers a £60 rebate to take on jobless young people. Supporters include BP executive director Bryan Sanderson, Ansaldo International chairman David Waterstone and publisher Paul Hamlyn. There was confusion whether Jaguar chairman Nick Scheele backed the idea.

Labour said this week that several leading businessmen had backed its plan to offer employers a £60 rebate to take on jobless young people. Supporters include BP executive director Bryan Sanderson, Ansaldo International chairman David Waterstone and publisher Paul Hamlyn. There was confusion whether Jaguar chairman Nick Scheele backed the idea.