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EU green lights Paris Agreement ratification: UK must now rule out airport expansion and follow suit - September 30th, 2016
EU Environment Ministers meeting today in Brussels announced that the bloc has agreed to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate [...]
Planes need to stop existing in a parallel universe when it comes to the climate fight - September 26th, 2016
In the coming weeks, the Paris climate agreement could be about to enter into force. Action to meet the deal’s [...]
UPDATE: Kent lorry park proposals don’t stack up – consultation extended - September 26th, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England, has made his opposition to proposals for a lorry park in Stanford [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: Difficult to see how Amber Rudd can continue in Cabinet role after Bahamas leaks - September 22nd, 2016
Green Party MEP for the South East, Keith Taylor, has questioned whether Hastings and Rye MP Amber Rudd is fit [...]
Green MEP and Councillor respond to consultation on new lorry park in Kent - September 20th, 2016
Martin Whybrow, Kent County Council member, and Keith Taylor, the Green MEP for South East England, have formally responded to [...]
Andrea Leadsom’s response to State of Nature report ‘full of rhetoric, short on substance’ - September 15th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is criticising the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: It’s time to reject A27 plans and embrace sustainable mobility - September 15th, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, will be joining residents at a public meeting in Chichester to [...]
Green MEPs: Agricultural support post-Brexit must focus on transition away from intensive farming - September 14th, 2016
Green MEPs are urging Ministers to ensure that post-Brexit agricultural support is reformed to encourage a transition away from environmentally [...]
Keith Taylor MEP is recruiting a new regional liaison officer for Surrey and Sussex! - September 14th, 2016
Keith Taylor MEP is recruiting a new regional liaison officer for Surrey and Sussex! Do you live in Surrey or Sussex [...]
Carbon storage is not the solution to Britain’s fossil fuel addiction – Keith Taylor MEP - September 13th, 2016
Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technology is not the solution to the UK’s ‘fossil fuel addiction’ according to Keith Taylor, [...]
Vast scale of wilderness loss highlights importance of maintaining EU safeguards – Keith Taylor MEP - September 9th, 2016
Responding to the results of a study published by academics at the University of Queensland which found that humans have [...]
Government ‘can’t be trusted with energy policy’ as report shows UK set to miss vital 2020 targets - September 9th, 2016
The UK is set to miss vital renewable energy targets, according to the results of an inquiry by the Energy [...]
Green MEP condemns government failure to commit to EU air quality laws - September 8th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East of England, has responded with concern after the government’s refusal to commit to retaining [...]
Green MEP’s open letter in support of Junior Doctors - September 8th, 2016
Keith Taylor MEP, who sits on the European Parliament’s Public Health committee, has penned an open letter in support of [...]
Green MEPs criticise ‘inexcusable’ response to ‘chaotic situation’ in Calais - September 7th, 2016
Refugees in Calais and Northern France must be treated with dignity and in accordance with international law, and the British [...]
Ground-breaking study reveals extent of dangerous antibiotic-resistant E.coli in British supermarkets - September 5th, 2016
The Green Party’s Animals spokesperson is welcoming a new ‘ground-breaking’ report, published today, revealing the scale of antibiotic-resistant E.coli found [...]
Keith is recruiting a Constituency Coordinator and Researcher! - September 1st, 2016
Are you a talented coordinator and strategic thinker who cares about securing the best deal for people and planet in [...]
Green MEP writes to Transport Minister in protest over ‘deadly’ M4 proposals - September 1st, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East of England, has written to the new Transport Minister urging him to reject [...]
Green MEP offers solidarity to Junior Doctors following latest BMA announcement - September 1st, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East of England, has accused Jeremy Hunt of ‘incompetence’ and pledged to ‘stand in [...]
Badger cull an ‘irrational and failed project’ - August 30th, 2016
Responding to the announcement that several new badger culling licences have been granted across England, Keith Taylor MEP, the Green [...]
Air pollution inaction is a ‘national disgrace’ – Keith Taylor MEP - August 30th, 2016
Responding to the damning air pollution report published by academics at the Bristol-based University of the West of England, Keith [...]
NHS cuts: Tories can’t be trusted with health service – Keith Taylor MEP - August 26th, 2016
Responding to the exposé today that reveals plans to slash NHS services across England, Keith, a member of the European [...]
Keith Taylor MEP backs Animals are Not Freight campaign this bank holiday weekend - August 24th, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the south east has thrown his support behind a campaign against live animal exports [...]
British democracy is in crisis, it’s time to take back control - August 19th, 2016
A small majority of the British public voted to leave the European Union and I am still reeling, as are [...]
Health warning as South East experiences ‘very high’ air pollution episode - August 9th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is warning residents to take extra precautions as air quality indicators reveal very [...]
Public won’t be swayed by May’s fracking ‘bribe’ - August 7th, 2016
Commenting on the news that Theresa May is planning to ‘bribe’ householders as part of the government’s latest fracking drive, [...]
Airport expansion: Local communities sidelined for too long - August 1st, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, is welcoming a new report today which highlights the devastating impact [...]
History will not judge us favourably if we abandon child refugees - July 26th, 2016
Unaccompanied migrant children face squalor, destitution, desperation and systematic detention across the EU, according to a report published today by [...]
Theresa May can’t abdicate responsibility for deadly air pollution crisis - July 20th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is calling on Theresa May to commit to maintaining and strengthening the UK’s [...]
Britain’s security has become a political football and MPs have just scored a disastrous own goal - July 19th, 2016
Reacting to the news that MPs have voted to replace the UK’s nuclear weapon programme Trident, Keith Taylor, MEP for [...]