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NEW REPORT: Green MEP slams Tories as foodbank use soars across the South East - February 23rd, 2018
Foodbank usage has risen by at least 20% in the South East over the last four years, according to a [...]
Green MEP slams Government’s latest air pollution plan - June 21st, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s Transport and Environment Committees, marked Clean [...]
Green MEP celebrates Clean Air Day with a call for a new Clean Air Act for Britain - June 21st, 2018
Vocal air pollution campaigner Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s Environment [...]
Green MEP blasts Tory MPs across the South East for ‘voting against the sovereignty of Parliament’ - June 13th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, has accused Conservative MPs across the South East of ‘bartering away [...]
Cross-party MEPs urge South East MPs in Remain-supporting areas to back Lords amendments to the Withdrawal Bill in joint letter - June 8th, 2018
Green MEP Keith Taylor and his South East colleague Lib Dem MEP Catherine Bearder have teamed up to put pressure [...]
Green MEP’s response to the consultation on Angus/Cuadrilla’s environmental permit application for Balcombe - June 5th, 2018
The Environment Agency (EA) is seeking comments on the application from Cuadrilla Balcombe Limited (the site will be operated by [...]
Green MEPs: Heathrow expansion as “a sick joke” - June 5th, 2018
The UK’s Green MEPs have slammed the Government’s decision to push ahead with Heathrow expansion, branding the move “a sick [...]
Kent Green MEP responds to latest news on Port of Dover post-Brexit chaos - June 4th, 2018
Responding to the latest news on the chaos surrounding plans to avoid post-Brexit tailbacks at the Port of Dover, Green MEP for [...]
MEPs vote to end EU bullfighting subsidies as Greens Animal Spokesperson handed animal welfare award - May 31st, 2018
Keith Taylor, the Green Party’s Animals Spokesperson, joined a majority of MEPs in voting to end EU subsidies being used to raise bulls [...]
Green MEP slams Greg Clark in letter over plans to weaken fracking regulations and local democracy - May 31st, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has today condemned the Government’s plans to further fast-track fracking in the [...]
‘War on Wildlife’: Green spokesperson condemns cruel badger cull expansion - May 29th, 2018
Responding to the Government’s re-confirmation of its plans to expand the ‘‘scientifically illiterate, ineffective and downright cruel’ badger cull to ‘low-risk areas’, [...]
Green MEP calls for EU sanctions against Israeli state over Gaza killings - May 29th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s Palestine Delegation, has called for [...]
Happy GDPR day. What does it all mean? - May 25th, 2018
Today, the EU’s new data privacy law (GDPR) comes into force, as you’ll no doubt be aware from the number [...]
Greens welcome Ivory Bill despite failings - May 23rd, 2018
Responding to the introduction of the Ivory Bill in Parliament today, Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animal Spokesperson, said: “As a [...]
Gove’s LATEST feeble air pollution strategy exposes post-Brexit toxic air crisis danger, say Greens - May 22nd, 2018
UK Green Party MEPs have slammed the UK Government’s latest ‘feeble’ air pollution strategy and warned it is a signal [...]
Green Animal Spokesperson: ‘Live exports are barbaric, it’s time to take action’ - May 18th, 2018
As the Government’s consultation on live exports is set to close, official figures reveal the most recent annual figures for live [...]
‘Fracking statement cements Tories’ disregard for evidence-based policy-making’, says Green MEP - May 17th, 2018
Responding to Greg Clark Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s announcement that the UK Government accelerate its plans [...]
EU air pollution lawsuit exposes danger of UK plans for a post-Brexit environmental ‘lapdog’, say Greens - May 17th, 2018
UK Green Party MEPs and the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament have welcomed the decision of the European Commission to refer [...]
‘Time to end privatisation experiment’, Green MEP on East Coast Mainline return to public ownership - May 16th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, a member of the European Parliament’s Transport Committee, has responded to the news that Chris Grayling [...]
Green MEP backs Arundel campaigners A27 bypass legal bid, urges support for SCATE alternative - May 16th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, is backing local campaigners’ bid to fight the “hugely damaging” decision by Highways England to make [...]
Greens condemn UK appeasement of Israeli forces’ massacre of unarmed Palestinians - May 15th, 2018
Green MEP Keith Taylor, a member of the European Parliament’s Palestine Delegation, has responded to the UK Government, White House [...]
Green MEP attends Leith Hill exhibition launch, brings fracking documentary to Dorking - May 11th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, was in Dorking on Thursday [10 May] for the launch of a [...]
‘Leading Brexiteer is right about importance of Single Market’ – Keith Taylor MEP - May 10th, 2018
Green MEP Keith Taylor has welcomed his South East colleague and prominent Brexiteer Dan Hannan’s acceptance that Brexit “isn’t going [...]
‘Green Brexit’: Greens slam Gove’s environmental ‘lapdog’ proposals - May 10th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor is criticising the Government’s “woefully weak” proposals for a so-called environment watchdog post-Brexit. The senior Green politician has responded [...]
Green MEP: ‘I can’t speak on behalf of young people, give them their own voice!’ - May 10th, 2018
As the UK prepares to the leave the European Union, youth organisation My Life My Say (MLMS) has been canvassing [...]
Green MEP: Consultation response to revised National Planning Policy Framework - May 10th, 2018
Many constituents have asked how Keith is responding to the consultation by the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government on the revised [...]
Green MEP marks Europe Day with Brexit-themed visit to Alton, East Hampshire - May 9th, 2018
Green Party MEP, Keith Taylor, marked Europe Day on Wednesday, 9 May with a visit to Alton to host a [...]
Cross-party MEPs warn loss of EHIC to stop thousands of Britons with long-term illnesses taking holidays abroad - May 9th, 2018
Jeremy Hunt has been urged to intervene in Brexit talks to stop British people from losing their right to free [...]
Green MEP delighted to join Sir Quentin Blake as Rye wildlife project patron - May 9th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, spoke of his delight after being asked to join Sir Quentin Blake as a patron of the [...]
Greens propose new visionary approach to food and farming - May 8th, 2018
The UK’s three Greens MEPs have presented the government with a visionary future for food [1]. Responding to a Defra [...]
Green MEP welcomes Mole Valley decisive oil and gas objections - May 3rd, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, has welcomed Mole Valley District council’s decisive move to deny key permissions to oil and gas [...]