Archive for 2016

Correspondence about policing

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 | Correspondence
Letter to Chief Constable for Sussex about harassment of peaceful protesters, January 2017 Response   Letter to Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey [...]

Green MEP backs commuters in #SouthernFail protest march

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England, is backing commuters who are set to stage a ‘Passenger Protest‘ against [...]

Green MEP backs work of Lower Thames Crossing campaign group

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England, has issued a statement of support for the Shorne and Higham Action [...]

International Animal Rights Day: Fight for animals must be renewed as we prepare to leave the EU

Saturday, December 10th, 2016 | News
Today is International Animal Rights Day and it is a perfect opportunity to confront the biggest challenge facing animal lovers [...]

Green MEP urges Transport Secretary to take residents’ A27 concerns seriously

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England, has issued a statement of support for the Chichester and Bognor Regis [...]

International Civil Aviation Day: Isn’t it time the industry sorted its fairness problem?

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 | News
Today (December 7), we are being told we should celebrate the importance of aviation as a benevolent industry working in [...]

Green MEP backs Winchester air pollution demo

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is offering his support to demonstrators set to attend an air pollution [...]

Health warning as South East experiences ‘high’ air pollution episode

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is warning residents to take extra precautions as air quality indicators show high [...]

Time to dig in and save our soils, say Green MEPs

Monday, December 5th, 2016 | News
Green MEPs are using World Soil Day to urge the EU and the UK government to save our soil. They [...]

Green MEP supports ‘Leith Hill celebration walk’ protest against drilling in Dorking

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England and a member of the European Parliament’s Environment committee, has today issued [...]

Green MEP signals support for ‘Keep our Eastbourne Downs public’ campaign

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England and Vice-Chair of the Local Government Association, has issued a statement of [...]

European Parliament marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Friday, November 25th, 2016 | News
Today, 25th November, is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Statistics show that violence against women is [...]

Government must put the welfare of farm animals before trade

Thursday, November 24th, 2016 | News
Tomorrow, Parliament will explore whether the government could help end the cruel and needless trade in farm animals. MPs will discuss [...]

Parliament adopts Green MEP’s report on the potential of ferries and cruises

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 | News
Today the European Parliament in Strasbourg adopted an ‘Own-initiative report’ (INI) drafted by Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East [...]

Keith Taylor MEP calls on EU countries to tackle unfair transport competition

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 | News
MEPs are calling on national parliaments and the EU Commission to do more to improve the transport industry across the [...]

Parliamentary questions – Animal testing

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 | In the Parliament
Parliamentary question on Measures to prevent animal testing of ingredients used in cosmetics/REACH, November 2016 Parliamentary question on Animals used to [...]

Keith welcomes Transport committee recommendations to combat sexual harassment on public transport

Thursday, November 10th, 2016 | News
Today, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East of England, and his colleagues in the Transport Committee adopted recommendations [...]

Green MEP slams government as foodbank use surges to record high in South East

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has criticised the government’s ‘hunger as punishment for poverty’ policy as new [...]

Common Crane resurgence proves importance of EU wildlife protections, say Greens

Monday, November 7th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animals spokesperson, is welcoming the news of a record-breaking resurgence in Common Cranes across [...]

Policing report reveals bully boy tactics used against fracking protesters, says Green MEP

Friday, November 4th, 2016 | News
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, has condemned the crackdown on the fundamental rights of British citizens [...]

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.