Archive for 2014

European Parliament takes a stand against social dumping

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 | News
17th December – Today the European Parliament rejected a proposal of the European Commission to harmonise penalties for infringements of [...]

Keith welcomes EU vote to recognise Palestine “in principle”

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 | News
17th December – The European Parliament has voted to recognise Palestine today with 498 votes in favour and 88 against. [...]

Parliamentary questions – Farm animal welfare

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 | In the Parliament
Parliamentary question on Commission guidelines on compliance with Directive 2008/120/EC laying down minimum standards for the protection of pigs, December [...]

Correspondence on VAT

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 | Correspondence
Joint letter to Vince Cable regarding VAT and small businesses, December 2014

Keith co-ordinates campaigners letter to Airports Commission

Monday, December 15th, 2014 | News
12th December – On Saturday The Independent ran a piece with the headline “London airports’ PR blitz is subverting democracy” [...]

Keith launches air pollution petition

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 | News
11th December – Petitioning European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker “Don’t scrap the EU’s Clean Air Package”: https://www.change.org/p/european-commission-president-jean-claude-juncker-don-t-scrap-the-eu-s-clean-air-package Rumours are circulating that the [...]

Greenvoice Newsletter

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 | Report
December 2014 – Latest Greenvoice Newsletter from Keith Taylor Green MEP for South East England. Articles include stories on TTIP, [...]

Parliamentary question on VAT

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 |
Parliamentary question on Impact of new VAT rules on small businesses supplying digital services, December 2014

Correspondence on digital rights

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 | Correspondence
Joint letter to Antonello Giacomelli regarding the telecoms package & netneutrality November 2014

Making Tracks – December 2014

Monday, December 8th, 2014 | Report
Download the latest “Making Tracks” (newsletter on animal welfare) joint publication by Keith Taylor MEP, Jean Lambert MEP & Molly [...]

Keith welcomes Environmental Audit Committee report

Monday, December 8th, 2014 | News
8th December – Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England has welcomed a report released today by the Environmental [...]

Fracking briefing: Our countryside is not for shale

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 | Report
Download a copy of Keith’s report on fracking in the EU: ‘Our countryside is not for shale’. If you would like [...]

Keith hosts debate examining latest research on preventing dementia

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 | News
December 2nd – In his role as Vice-chair of the European Alzheimer’s Association, Keith hosted a lunch debate today on [...]

How your Green Party MEP is working to oppose airport expansion

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 | Report
Download a copy of Keith’s leaflet about his work on opposing airport expansion

Parliamentary questions – Palestine and the Middle East

Friday, November 28th, 2014 | In the Parliament
Parliamentary question to the Commission on Labelling of Israeli settlement products, November 2014 Parliamentary question to the Vice President/High Representative on labelling of [...]

Keith issues statement in solidarity with Palestinians

Friday, November 28th, 2014 | News
28th November - On the eve of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, Keith sends support for all those campaigning for justice

Press Release: EU commission vote triggered by UKIP won’t stop tax avoidance

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014 | News
26th November – Tomorrow, the European Parliament will take a vote of censure on the newly appointed Commission of Jean [...]

Correspondence on biodiversity offsetting

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 | Correspondence
Letter to the Commission regarding biodiversity offsetting, October 2014 Response

Keith joins panel discussion at the GACC protest meeting in Crawley

Monday, November 24th, 2014 | News
On Saturday November 22, it was standing room only as over 1,000 people met in Ifield, Crawley to oppose the [...]

European Court decision demands UK action on air pollution

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 | News
Keith has sent his congratulations to Client Earth, an organisation of environmental lawyers, following the European Court of Justice’s landmark verdict in favour of their case against the UK Government for its failure to tackle air pollution.

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