Archive for 2013

Government publishes fracking report ahead of new licenses being granted in 2014

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 | News
17 December - Keith is calling for the Government to drop the pro-fracking rhetoric.

Davies Commission: Political opposition to airport expansion is ‘melting away’ say Greens

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 | News
17 December - Keith has slammed the old Westminster parties for abandoning South East residents over airport expansion.

Hungry Christmas: Introduction

Monday, December 16th, 2013 | News
16 December - Read Keith's introduction to his new report 'Hungry Christmas'.

Hungry Christmas: Food bank use soars

Monday, December 16th, 2013 | News
16 December - Keith has produced a report on the soaring use of food banks by people across the South East.

Green MEPs urge UK Government to implement CAP fairly

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 | News
12 December - Keith and Jean Lambert MEP submitted a response to a Government consultation on the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy.

Keith Visits Jolesfield Primary school

Friday, December 6th, 2013 | News
Keith visited Jolesfield Primary school in West Sussex last week where he spoke with pupils about his work as an MEP, and their project 'Lost in the Amazon'.

MEP backs Redhill Aerodrome campaign

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 | News
3 December - Keith joined Redhill residents in campaigning against the expansion of a local aerodrome.

MEP praises innovative Surrey Project

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 | News
3 December - Keith has praised the work of volunteers and staff at a furniture re-use project in Redhill.

31,000 winter deaths, yet the Government slow down roll out of insulation scheme

Friday, November 29th, 2013 | News
29 November - Keith has responded to a Government decision to slow down the roll out of an insulation scheme for low income households.

Keith Taylor MEP: We want the EU to be a force for the common good

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 | News
28 November - Keith will give a speech later today at Royal Holloway University.

EU seal fur ban upheld

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 | News
27 November - Keith has joined fellow Green MEP Jean Lambert in welcoming a ruling which upholds the EU's seal product ban.

Government myth-making on immigration must be challenged

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 | News
27 November - Keith has responded to government proposals to curtail EU migrants' rights to social security.

EU Parliament pushes ahead with drone programme

Friday, November 22nd, 2013 | News
22 November - Keith has voted against a report in the European Parliament which could pave the way for an EU drone programme.

Correspondence on rights of indigenous peoples

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 | Correspondence
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EU one step closer to abolishing two-seat parliament

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 | News
20 November 2013 - Keith has welcomed a vote which brings a single seated European Parliament one step closer.

37,000 families hit by bedroom tax in the South East

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 | News
19 November - Keith has slammed the government as new data reveals the extent to which the bedroom tax is affecting people across the South East

Cycling danger not just in London

Monday, November 18th, 2013 | News
18 November - Keith is calling on councils across the South East to ensure that cyclist are protected

Keith joins Twitter Q&A event

Monday, November 18th, 2013 | News
18 November 2013 - Keith will take part in an online question and session aimed at increasing young people's participation in politics.

“Drill Baby Drill” tour goes to Portsmouth

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 | News
13 November - The 'Drill Baby Drill' film tour headed to Portsmouth last week as opposition to fracking in the South East grows.

Food Poverty hitting Portsmouth hard

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 | News
13 November - Keith has slammed the government after visiting a food bank in Portsmouth.

To read about the work of Caroline Lucas, Green MEP for the South East from 1999 to May 2010 you can visit her archived website.