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Keith submits evidence for Dover live exports inquiry - February 26th, 2015
26th February - Keith has submitted evidence to Dover Council as they prepare a report about the export of live farm animals from the UK.
Keith debates EU membership at public meeting in Dorking - February 26th, 2015
26th February - Keith attended a public meeting in Dorking last week to put forward his position on the UK’s membership of the EU.
​Future of Emissions Trading Scheme voted on in European Parliament - February 24th, 2015
24th February – The European Parliament Environment Committee has voted this afternoon on amendments to the Commission’s Market Stability Reserve [...]
European Parliament Biofuels Vote - February 24th, 2015
24th February – Over the past few weeks Keith has received a large amount of emails from constituents and tweets [...]
Keith Taylor Green MEP visits Portsmouth Port - February 20th, 2015
20th Feb - Keith visited Portsmouth International Port yesterday to see what actions the Port has taken with the help of special EU grants to increase the efficiency of their operations.
Keith urges every University across the South East to divest from fossil fuels - February 13th, 2015
13th February - Keith has written today to every university across the South East urging them to join the growing movement for divestment from all fossil fuels.
​Meat in processed food must have origin labelled according to EU Parliament - February 11th, 2015
11th February – MEPs in the European Parliament today adopted a resolution urging the European Commission to finally propose new legislation [...]
Keith hosts breakfast meeting on sustainable and efficient freight logistics - February 3rd, 2015
3rd February – In his role as member of the European Parliament’s Transport and Tourism Committee, Keith hosted a breakfast [...]
Keith opens Community Energy Shop in Worthing - February 3rd, 2015
3rd February – The opening of a new community energy shop on Saturday attracted local and county councillors, members from Transition [...]
Green MEPs issue joint statement on air quality management - February 2nd, 2015
2nd February - England’s 3 Green MEPs raise concerns over Government proposals to change local air quality management
Keith is recruiting a Finance and Administration Officer! - January 30th, 2015
30th January - Green MEPs Keith Taylor and Jean Lambert are recruiting a finance and admin officer.
Keith is calling for EU action to stop the cruel trade in live farm animals to non-EU countries - January 30th, 2015
30th January - Keith has written to Keith has written to the European Commission calling for action to stop the cruel trade in live farm animals to non-EU countries
UK Green MEPs Release Statement After Syriza Win Greek Election - January 26th, 2015
26th January – Green Party MEPs Keith Taylor and Molly Scott Cato have issued a joint statement this morning after [...]
EU Parliament’s Environment Committee calls for mandatory labelling of origin of meat in processed foods - January 22nd, 2015
22nd January – Keith Taylor MEP has welcomed a vote in the European Parliament’s Environment Committee yesterday which calls for [...]
Keith welcomes West Sussex County Council decision to oppose Gatwick expansion - January 19th, 2015
19th January – Keith Taylor Green MEP for South East England has reacted positively to today’s decision by West Sussex [...]
TTIP consultation shows that public don’t want ISDS included - January 13th, 2015
​13th January – The European Commissions public consultation on including the Investor State Dispute Mechanism (ISDS) released this afternoon has shown [...]
European Parliament GMO vote will mean “more GMOs not less” - January 13th, 2015
13th January – MEPs in the European Parliament voted for a final time today in favour of allowing member states [...]
Happy New Year! - January 6th, 2015
6th January – Keith has produced a latest E-Newsletter which highlights some of his work over the past few months [...]
European Parliament takes a stand against social dumping - December 17th, 2014
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” - December 17th, 2014
17th December – The European Parliament has voted to recognise Palestine today with 498 votes in favour and 88 against. [...]
Keith co-ordinates campaigners letter to Airports Commission - December 15th, 2014
12th December – On Saturday The Independent ran a piece with the headline “London airports’ PR blitz is subverting democracy” [...]
Keith launches air pollution petition - December 11th, 2014
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 [...]
Keith welcomes Environmental Audit Committee report - December 8th, 2014
8th December – Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England has welcomed a report released today by the Environmental [...]
Keith hosts debate examining latest research on preventing dementia - December 2nd, 2014
December 2nd – In his role as Vice-chair of the European Alzheimer’s Association, Keith hosted a lunch debate today on [...]
Keith issues statement in solidarity with Palestinians - November 28th, 2014
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 - November 26th, 2014
26th November – Tomorrow, the European Parliament will take a vote of censure on the newly appointed Commission of Jean [...]
Keith joins panel discussion at the GACC protest meeting in Crawley - November 24th, 2014
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 - November 19th, 2014
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.
Keith hosts ‘Taming Aviation’ event in European Parliament - November 18th, 2014
18th November – Keith joined with over 140 groups of citizens from 10 EU countries at the European Parliament this morning [...]
Keith presents Green priorities at UK transport forum - November 6th, 2014
6th November – Yesterday, speaking at the 5th Annual UK Transport in Europe (UKTiE) Forum, Keith Taylor presented the transport [...]