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European Parliament takes a stand against social dumping - December 17th, 2014
Today the European Parliament rejected a proposal of the European Commission to harmonise penalties for infringements of EU legal acts [...]
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
On Saturday The Independent ran a piece with the headline “London airports’ PR blitz is subverting democracy” after Keith co-ordinated [...]
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 [...]
Latest IPCC report fortunately shows we can still prevent climate change - November 5th, 2014
5th November – Article by Keith Taylor MEP for Open Democracy. After so many missed opportunities to make positive progress on [...]
Keith reaffirms opposition to all airport expansion - October 28th, 2014
28th October – Keith Taylor Green MEP for South East England writing for Sussex Voice We don’t need a new runway [...]
UK Green MEPs reject new European Commission - October 22nd, 2014
22nd October – The new European Commission has today been accepted by the European Parliament but was voted against by [...]
UK MEPs attempt to stop EU bull-fighting subsidies - October 22nd, 2014
22nd October – MEPs voted today at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on an amendment put down by Keith Taylor [...]
Breaking News: UKIP’s EU Political Group is Collapsed - October 16th, 2014
16th October – PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Breaking News: UKIP’s EU Political Group is Collapsed News has just reached us that Nigel [...]
MEPs protest “democratic deficit” of TTIP deal - October 15th, 2014
15th October – MEPs took part in an action today at the European Parliament outside the reading room of the [...]
Greens in Europe try to stop latest round of GMO authorisations - October 14th, 2014
14th October – Outgoing EU trade commissioner Karel De Gucht is seeking to secure 8 new genetically modified organism (GMO) [...]
Green MEP’s letter on TTIP in the Standard - October 10th, 2014
10th October – Published on the letters page of Today’s London Evening Standard: We wholeheartedly support the international day of action [...]
Good news as Redhill Aerodrome expansion plans blocked - October 10th, 2014
10th October – We are pleased to announce that the Court of Appeal – which sits in the High Court [...]
Rejecting ‘oil baron’ Canete as Climate Commissioner should be common sense - October 8th, 2014
8th October – Tonight at the European Parliament there will be a vote on whether Miguel Arias Canete, nicknamed “Senor [...]
Keith joins Global Frackdown demonstration outside Parliament - October 7th, 2014
7th October – Green MEPs including Keith joined NGOs in front of the European Parliament today as part of the [...]
Keith on BBC South Inside Out - October 6th, 2014
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England and air quality campaigner has labelled the Government’s lack of action on air pollution as ‘inexcusable’ on tonight's BBC South Inside Out programme.
Keith calls for end to barbaric whale slaughter in Faroes - October 5th, 2014
Keith Taylor has written to the Faroese and Danish authorities, calling on them to end the mass slaughter of whales and dolphins in the Faroe Islands.
Keith condemns Belgian King’s cruelty to Roe Deer - October 3rd, 2014
In the same week as World Animal Day, Belgian King Filip has been given permission to shoot up to 90 Roe Deer on his Ardenne Estate.
Portsmouth’s Euro MP visits thriving EU funded sustainable food project - October 3rd, 2014
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for South East England is today visiting the Local Food Project in Portsmouth, a two and half year project funded by the European Union’s (EU) European Regional Development Fund.
Keith urges Serbian authorities to support Belgrade Pride after 3 years of bans - September 26th, 2014
Keith is calling on the Serbian authorities to deliver a safe and peaceful Pride march in Belgrade this Sunday.
Keith supports International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons - September 19th, 2014
Along with fellow Green representatives Caroline Lucas and Molly Scott Cato, Keith has added his name to an appeal, calling on Governments across the world to work towards Nuclear Disarmament.
Keith appointed Vice-President of EU animal welfare forum - September 18th, 2014
Keith Taylor MEP has been officially appointed as a new Vice-President of the European Parliament’s Intergroup on the Welfare and Conservation of Animals.