Reports: Downing Street considering toll road network as EV switch threatens fuel duty revenues

Michael Holder
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The M6 operates the only current toll road in Britain | Credit: iStock

The M6 operates the only current toll road in Britain | Credit: iStock

Surging petrol costs and accelerating shift to electric vehicles has reportedly prompted Downing Street to finally look at how it can tackle anticipated reduction in tax revenues

Plans to help plug the looming hole in government revenues from fuel duty as motorists switch to electric cars over the coming decade are now being discussed in Downing Street ahead of tomorrow's Spring...

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