New toll roads 'planned' throughout Britain

Vehicles approach Britain's first motorway toll on the M6 in Staffordshire. Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Motorists face a wave of new pay-as-you-drive charges under plans being drawn up by the Government and councils, the Daily Telegraph reports.

Blueprints are already in place for three new tolling schemes under which, as with London's congestion charge, drivers pay via the internet or their mobile phone.