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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 sends statement in support of Eastbourne’s first-ever Pride - July 22nd, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s LGBTI Intergroup, sends his support [...]
Green MEP sends statement in support of Trans Pride in Brighton - July 21st, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s LGBTI Intergroup, sends his support [...]
Green MEP slams Government’s ‘environmentally ignorant’ aviation plans - July 21st, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, slammed the Government’s Aviation Strategy as “nothing but an environmentally ignorant promise to pander [...]
Sussex PCC fails to show up as Green MEP visits protesters at Broadford Bridge after policing concerns raised - July 21st, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for South East, has said it’s a “shame” the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) failed to [...]
Winchester Council must reinstate particulate matter pollution monitors, urges Green MEP during visit - July 21st, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, visited schools and Council officials in Winchester on Wednesday to find out more [...]
Green MEP to visit Billingshurst drill site as he calls on Sussex PCC to review policing of protests - July 19th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, will visit the Broadford Bridge oil drilling site on Thursday [20 July] [...]
More than 2,000 air pollution deaths in Brighton by 2030 due to Government inaction – new report - July 18th, 2017
More than 2,000 deaths in Brighton and Hove will be linked with air pollution by 2030 according to a new [...]
Green MEP to visit groundbreaking air quality monitoring station and launch “Polluted Cities” report at public meeting in Brighton - July 17th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, will embark on an air quality visit to Brighton today to launch [...]
Disturbing footage leads to renewed call for fracking policing review - July 11th, 2017
Responding to the ‘disturbing’ footage sent to the Green MEP from protesters at the Preston New Road fracking site in Lancashire, Keith [...]
Green MEP responds to first shipment of US fracked gas in Kent - July 10th, 2017
Reacting to the first shipment of US fracked gas, which arrived into the Isle of Grain in Kent this weekend, [...]
Green MEP backs campaign to stop dolphins dying in fishing gear in UK waters - July 7th, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animals Spokesperson, joined campaigners in the European Parliament calling for more action on bycatch [...]
Keith calls for urgent review of policing guidance for fracking protest - July 7th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, calls for urgent review of the policing guidelines for oil and gas [...]
Government’s outdated ‘build more roads’ transport strategy is doomed to fail - July 7th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, claims the Government’s new transport infrastructure strategy will only result in more [...]
Green MEP issues health warning as Kent set to experience HIGH air pollution episode - July 6th, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for Kent, is warning residents, yet again, to take extra precautions as air quality indicators show a high [...]
Green MEP comments on disappointing air pollution ruling - July 5th, 2017
** Keith is hosting a public meeting on Monday [17 July] in Brighton on air pollution, the Government’s draft plan, [...]
Heathrow expansion will bust air pollution limits, car-scheme proves it – Keith Taylor MEP - July 5th, 2017
Responding to reports that Heathrow Airport employees will be encouraged to drive ‘low-emission cars’ as part of a desperate attempt [...]
Greens welcome ClientEarth’s latest attempt to hold Government to account over air pollution failures - July 5th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is lending his support to a group of environmental lawyers hauling the [...]
Brexit threatens EU efforts to combat tax avoidance, warns Green MEP as European Parliament votes for tax justice - July 4th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is welcoming proposals for country-by-country financial reporting, which were backed by the [...]
Industry-funded study is ‘game over’ for bee-killing pesticides – Keith Taylor MEP - July 3rd, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is joining calls for Environment Minister Michael Gove to drop support for [...]
Greens welcome improved regulation to secure future of organic farming - June 30th, 2017
Greens are today welcoming an agreement to improve EU agriculture regulations in support of organic farming, as talks on the [...]
Climate and consumers will pay a heavy price for Single Market exit – new figures reveal - June 29th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is warning that a Tory Brexit will ‘increase fuel poverty’ and ‘kneecap [...]
Gove’s fishing proposals a death sentence for dolphins – Green Party Animals spokesperson - June 28th, 2017
Responding to the scientific evidence suggesting a total of 4,000 dolphins were slaughtered as a result of fishing off the [...]
In a Tory economy, work doesn’t pay – latest poverty stats - June 28th, 2017
Responding to the latest UK poverty statistics, published by the ONS, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, said: “That [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: what I’ve been working on over the last 3+ months - June 27th, 2017
EU Referendum – After the Vote Dublin Case As mentioned in my last report, I decided to lend my support to the [...]
Tories still insisting on using EU citizens as bargaining chips – Keith Taylor MEP - June 27th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has rubbished the Tories’ offer to EU nationals, claiming it is anything [...]
Japan-EU deal must bring an end to illegal whaling - June 27th, 2017
Responding to the Japan-EU trade agreement (JEFTA) details, uncovered by Greenpeace Netherlands, Keith Taylor MEP, a member of the European [...]
Green MEP renews calls to fight hard Brexit on referendum anniversary - June 23rd, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has reiterated his promise to fight for the closest possible relationship with [...]
MEPs overwhelmingly vote to extend the ban on bee-killing pesticides - June 22nd, 2017
Members of the European Parliament’s Environment committee have rejected attempts tabled by a Tory MEP to overturn the European Commission’s [...]
Unique ‘World Refugee Day’ project enables Keith to live chat with students in Gaza - June 22nd, 2017
To mark the significance of World Refugee Day, the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament are hosting a ‘golden container’ [...]
Campaign to stop long distance live animal transport exceeds 1 million signatures - June 22nd, 2017
Keith Taylor is celebrating with the pan-European umbrella group for animal welfare organisations – the Eurogroup for Animals – this [...]