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Euro MP joins residents in Horse Hill to oppose fossil fuel extraction - February 12th, 2016
12 February 2016 – Keith Taylor, Member of European Parliament for Surrey, today (12 February) joined residents in Horse Hill who [...]
Urgent action needed to stop tar sands entering UK - February 10th, 2016
10 February 2016 – Oil from tar sands is among the dirtiest fuels in the world yet shipments have already [...]
Euro MP urges rethink on A27 expansion plans - February 9th, 2016
9 February 2016 – During a visit to local traffic hot spots along the A27 today, Keith Taylor, Green MEP [...]
Keith responds to latest developments in UK-EU negotiations - February 4th, 2016
4 February 2016 – This week, Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council, sent a letter to the EU’s [...]
Keith highlights scandal of illegal puppy smuggling across EU - February 4th, 2016
4 February 2016 - Speaking in the Parliament today, Keith brought to light the scale of the illegal pet trade and the resulting suffering endured by animals and unsuspecting pet owners alike.
Keith welcomes outcome of Parliament vote on biodiversity - February 4th, 2016
3 Feb 2016 - This week, the European Parliament adopted its position on the 'Mid-term review of the EU's biodiversity Strategy', calling for the Nature Directives to be protected and new fracking operations not to be authorised.
Carmakers granted a licence to pollute, say Green MEPs after European Parliament vote - February 3rd, 2016
3 February 2016 – The UKs Green MEPs have described the outcome of a vote in the European Parliament today [...]
Draft EU baby food rules sunk by MEPs due to provisions on sugar - January 20th, 2016
20 Jan 2016 - The European Parliament today voted in favour of a proposal by Keith Taylor MEP to reject draft EU rules on baby food, which would have allowed baby foods to contain far higher levels of sugar than those recommended by the World Health Organisation.
Keith Taylor calls on fellow Euro-MPs to help boot out excess sugar from baby food - January 19th, 2016
19 Jan 2016 - Ahead of a crucial vote tomorrow, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England, is urging fellow MEPs to support his call to lower the amount of sugar allowed in baby food under EU law.
Euro MP highlights threat to birds and habitats in visit to nature reserve - January 15th, 2016
15th January – During a visit to an RSPB reserve, Keith Taylor MEP issues a call to fellow MEPs to [...]
Keith is recruiting a new media officer! - January 14th, 2016
14th January Are you a talented communicator and a team player who care cares about social justice and protecting our environment? Keith [...]
Keith is recruiting a new regional liaison officer for Oxfordshire, Berkshire & Buckinghamshire! - January 14th, 2016
14th January Do you live in Oxfordshire, Berkshire or Buckinghamshire and have a good knowledge of local green and community-based organisations? Do [...]
EU chance to boot out high sugar levels in baby food - January 12th, 2016
12 Jan 2016 - This week, the European Parliament's Environment committee will vote on proposed new laws on baby foods and formulas.
Keith signs petition against controversial Chichester bypass plans - January 12th, 2016
12 January – Keith has signed a petition urging Andrew Tyrie, MP for Chichester, along with Chichester District and West [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: Government has a duty to seek EU help in response to floods - January 8th, 2016
8 January 2016 – Keith Taylor MEP is urging the Government to apply for EU funds to help those hit by flooding [...]
Keith is recruiting a Brussels-based constituency caseworker - January 4th, 2016
4 January – Keith Taylor, Green Party Member of the European Parliament for South East England, is currently recruiting for a constituency caseworker.
Keith hosts launch of research initiative exploring alternatives to animal testing - December 10th, 2015
10 December 2015 - This morning in the European Parliament, Keith hosted the launch of Biomed21, an initiative led by Humane Society International to explore the alternatives to testing on animals in medical research.
Keith addresses climate meeting of Haringey Green Party - December 8th, 2015
8 December 2015 - At an event yesterday evening, Keith addressed a meeting on climate change entitled 'It's 5 to midnight - can we afford to gamble with our planet's future?' organised by Haringey Green Party in London.
Homelessness at Christmas crisis “shames the nation,” says Green MEP Keith Taylor - December 3rd, 2015
3rd December 2015 – England’s homelessness crisis “shames the nation”, says Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East today (3 December), on the [...]
Keith visits Isle of Wight to support launch of Green Island campaign - November 20th, 2015
20th November – Across the South East region communities are taking sustainability and energy back into their own hands. Today, [...]
Green MEPs warn Rudd of environmental and health threats from fracking and dash for gas - November 19th, 2015
19th November – As Amber Rudd announces a push for a new fleet of gas-fired power stations, Green MP Caroline [...]
Keith Taylor slams government failure as food bank usage remains at record levels - November 18th, 2015
18th November – Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has criticized the government for failing vulnerable people on low [...]
Green MEPs challenge Commission over UK’s energy policies following ‘Ruddgate’ - November 12th, 2015
11th November – In the wake of revelations that the UK is on track to miss its renewable energy target, [...]
Letter in the Times on the EU Referendum - November 12th, 2015
12th November – Keith had a letter published in The Times today in response to David Cameron’s EU renegotiation demands. David [...]
Green MEP presents ‘Green Vision of Europe’ to residents in Brighton & Hove - November 11th, 2015
11th November – Keith Taylor, Green Member of European Parliament for the South East, is to speak at a public [...]
Govt air pollution plan isn’t good enough, say UK Green MEPs - November 6th, 2015
6th November – The UK Green MEPs – Jean Lambert, Keith Taylor and Molly Scott Cato – today submitted a [...]
Greens back community energy projects in Sussex following government “betrayal” of renewables industry - November 6th, 2015
6th November – Keith Taylor, Green Member of European Parliament for the South East, visited the site of a proposed community solar [...]
Keith launches report on community energy in the South East - November 2nd, 2015
2nd November – this week, Green Party MEP for the South East, Keith Taylor is launching an exciting new report which [...]
Keith will tour South East region to celebrate work of community energy groups - October 30th, 2015
30th October – Next week, South East MEP Keith Taylor will launch an exciting new report which celebrates the work of [...]
Bullfighting will be a “failing business”, says Green MEP as EU ends subsidies - October 28th, 2015
28 October 2015 – Green Party MEP for the South East, Keith Taylor, has said today’s decision by the European Parliament [...]