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Keith Taylor MEP: ‘Public has rejected Theresa May’s plea for a Brexit blank cheque’ - June 9th, 2017
Responding to the result of the General Election, Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, said: “What is absolutely crystal clear [...]
Green MEP hits out as Europa tries to bypass local democracy over Leith Hill Traffic Management Plan - November 21st, 2017
Green MEP for Surrey, Keith Taylor, has hit out at Europa Oil and Gas as the firm announces its intention [...]
Report calls for independent review of fracking policing as Greens reveal £8m Lancashire policing cost - November 20th, 2017
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, has slammed the policing of fracking and oil and gas drilling protests across England, as a [...]
Green MEP talks activism in a message to Young Greens UK - November 17th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, sends a message to the Young Greens of England and Wales for [...]
Green MEP responds to dropped plans for Kent lorry park - November 16th, 2017
Responding to the news that plans for an M20 lorry park in Kent have been scrapped by the Government in the [...]
Withdrawal Bill reaction: Green Animals spokesperson blasts MPs who voted down animal sentience amendment - November 16th, 2017
Responding to the disappointing vote on the EU Withdrawal Bill amendment NC30 on maintaining EU animal sentience recognition post-Brexit, Keith Taylor MEP, [...]
Green Animals spokesperson urges Gove to introduce primate pet ban after Berkshire sanctuary visit - November 15th, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animal Spokesperson, has written to the Defra Secretary Michael Gove urging the UK Government [...]
Illegal puppy trade is reprehensible and gruesome but driven by demand – Green MEP - November 14th, 2017
Responding to the news that the illegal puppy trade, coming through Kent ports, is set to surge in time for Christmas, [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: ‘Fracking bribes won’t solve catastrophic climate change’ - November 11th, 2017
In response to the Government’s announcement that communities near fracking sites will receive ‘blood money’ payouts from the ‘Shale Wealth Fund’, Keith [...]
Keith Taylor MEP cautiously welcomes Michael Gove’s support for EU ban on bee-killing insecticide - November 10th, 2017
Responding to Michael Gove’s new-found support for the EU’s ban on neonicotinoids, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East [...]
Green MEP insists Boris must be sacked as Iranian state TV uses his comments against Hampshire mum - November 9th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has renewed his call for Boris Johnson to be sacked as the [...]
Green MEP slams South East councils for £1.6bn fossil fuel investments - November 9th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has slammed South East councils after new data, released Thursday, November 9, reveals the local authority [...]
COP23: Climate change isn’t a shadowy spectre on a distant horizon, it’s a Pacific and immediate threat - November 8th, 2017
It might seem like an odd arrangement that the country presiding over the latest round of UN climate talks in Germany this week [...]
COP23: Brexit Is Likely To Make The Fight Against Lobbying That Much Harder - November 8th, 2017
This week, governments are gathering in Bonn, Germany, for the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations [...]
Greens host public meeting about the future of UK energy policy - November 7th, 2017
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, co-hosted a public meeting last Wednesday 1 November with Mid Sussex, Horsham and Crawley Green Party [...]
Green MEP: Boris has endangered the liberty of a British citizen, he must go - November 7th, 2017
Responding to Boris Johnson’s devastating blunder over Hampshire mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s jailing in Iran, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: ‘Bribery won’t solve catastrophic climate change’ - November 6th, 2017
In response to the news that some households near the Preston New Road fracking site, Lancashire, will receive ‘blood money’ payouts [...]
Green MEP visits Thanet Offshore Wind Farm - November 4th, 2017
On Friday 3 November, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Kent, visited Thanet Offshore Wind Farm (TOW), located approximately 12 km [...]
Balfour Declaration: we cannot let our past mistakes to define our future actions - November 2nd, 2017
“His Majesty’s government view with favour the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people, and will [...]
Keith Taylor MEP supports air quality campaign to #LetPompeyBreathe - November 2nd, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP signalled his support for the campaign to #LetPompeyBreathe during a visit to Portsmouth during which the Green MEP [...]
Air pollution in Oxford is an inequality ‘nightmare’ says Green Party MEP at Halloween public meeting - November 1st, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, railed against the City and County councils for their ‘terrifying’ lack of action [...]
Green MEP in Oxford for Halloween to raise awareness of ‘frightening’ levels of air pollution - October 30th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Oxford, will embark on an air quality visit to Oxford on Halloween [Tuesday, 31 October] [...]
Record surge in carbon emissions rules out any airport expansion – Green MEP - October 30th, 2017
The World Meteorological Organization’s findings that concentrations of CO2 in the Earth’s atmosphere surged to a record high in 2016 [...]
Green Parliamentarians: Pressure mounts on Theresa May over UK and Saudi arms trade - October 30th, 2017
Following calls from leaders of four political groups in the European Parliament urging the EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, [...]
Green MEP: Heathrow air pollution outlook is bleaker but Gatwick isn’t the answer - October 25th, 2017
Responding to the Government’s revised proposals for Heathrow expansion, which have been published for consultation, Keith Taylor MEP, Green MEP [...]
Green MEP: Angus misled over Brockham drilling, oil production consent must be rescinded - October 25th, 2017
Responding to the news that Angus Enegery is seeking retrospective permission for the side-track well the firm drilled at Brockham without planning [...]
Green MEPs welcome European Parliament glyphosate vote - October 24th, 2017
The European Parliament has today objected to the European Commission’s proposal to extend the EU licence for glyphosate by ten [...]
Scottish fracking ban: England falling behind rest of Britain in the fight against climate change – Green MEP - October 24th, 2017
Commenting on the Scottish Government’s vote to ban fracking, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member [...]
Green MEP slams Ministers for wasting taxpayer money fighting against clean air - October 23rd, 2017
Responding to the revelations that the Conservative Government has spent £370,000 of taxpayers’ money fighting against air pollution action, Keith [...]
Green MEP blasts decision to give Angus go-ahead for Brockham oil production - October 23rd, 2017
Responding to the news that Angus Energy has been given the go-ahead for oil production at Brockham by the Oil [...]
‘Murky’ National Trust vote disappointing say Greens - October 23rd, 2017
Responding to the result of the vote on a resolution to ban hunting on National Trust land, Keith Taylor MEP, [...]