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NHS cuts: Tories can’t be trusted with health service – Keith Taylor MEP - August 26th, 2016
Responding to the exposé today that reveals plans to slash NHS services across England, Keith, a member of the European [...]
Keith Taylor MEP backs Animals are Not Freight campaign this bank holiday weekend - August 24th, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the south east has thrown his support behind a campaign against live animal exports [...]
Health warning as South East experiences ‘very high’ air pollution episode - August 9th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is warning residents to take extra precautions as air quality indicators reveal very [...]
Public won’t be swayed by May’s fracking ‘bribe’ - August 7th, 2016
Commenting on the news that Theresa May is planning to ‘bribe’ householders as part of the government’s latest fracking drive, [...]
Airport expansion: Local communities sidelined for too long - August 1st, 2016
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, is welcoming a new report today which highlights the devastating impact [...]
History will not judge us favourably if we abandon child refugees - July 26th, 2016
Unaccompanied migrant children face squalor, destitution, desperation and systematic detention across the EU, according to a report published today by [...]
Theresa May can’t abdicate responsibility for deadly air pollution crisis - July 20th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is calling on Theresa May to commit to maintaining and strengthening the UK’s [...]
Britain’s security has become a political football and MPs have just scored a disastrous own goal - July 19th, 2016
Reacting to the news that MPs have voted to replace the UK’s nuclear weapon programme Trident, Keith Taylor, MEP for [...]
Trident: Cynical timing of the vote mustn’t stop MPs doing the right thing - July 18th, 2016
At at time when our NHS is suffering after years of chronic underfunding, austerity is starving the most vulnerable in [...]
Scrapping Climate Change department akin to climate sabotage - July 14th, 2016
Responding to the news that Theresa May, as part of her first Cabinet reshuffle, has scrapped the Department of Energy [...]
New Prime Minister must rule out airport expansion - July 13th, 2016
On the day Theresa May is set to be installed as the new Prime Minister, Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP [...]
Keith Taylor MEP welcomes inquiry into food waste - July 12th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is welcoming the news that the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee is [...]
European Parliament calls on Japan to stop hunting whales - July 6th, 2016
A vote in the European Parliament has today stepped up pressure to put an end to whale hunting in Japan. MEPs [...]
Brexit vote: Keith shares his thoughts - July 4th, 2016
Since the EU referendum Keith has been contacted by constituents concerned about the outcome. He has shared the following thoughts I have received [...]
Brexit vote: Consequences for EU nationals in UK, and UK nationals elsewhere in the EU - July 4th, 2016
EU NATIONALS IN THE UK There are no IMMEDIATE legal consequences for the some 3 million EU nationals in the UK. [...]
Biggest destruction of British heritage since the Blitz if Gatwick expands - July 1st, 2016
Campaigners against Gatwick expansion have united to hold a rally today at the ancestral farm of one of Henry VIII’s [...]
‘Case for airport expansion built on sand’ – Keith Taylor MEP - June 30th, 2016
Reacting to the announcement that the Government’s decision on airport expansion is to be postponed until at least October, Keith [...]
Keith Taylor MEP reacts to the disappointing EU referendum results - June 24th, 2016
Reacting to the news that Britain as a whole appears to have voted to leave the EU, Keith Taylor, Green Party [...]
EU Referendum: I don’t want to take my country back, I want to take it forward - June 22nd, 2016
Since I became a Member of the European Parliament in 2010, thousands and thousands of South East residents have contacted [...]
#AnimalsNeedEU: Why a vote for Remain is a vote for animals - June 22nd, 2016
The issue of live animal exports is one about which I care deeply. Up to 60,000 animals are exported from [...]
Green MEP joins high profile international EU referendum panel in Oxford - June 20th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, hosted a ‘pop-up surgery’ in Oxford city centre today to answer residents’ questions about [...]
‘Animals need EU’: Green MEP joins animal welfare campaigners in London - June 20th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, joined a high-profile panel in London last night (Sunday 19 June), organised by [...]
The EU helps turn an environmental problem into a social solution - June 10th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is set to visit a food redistribution charity in Southampton to see how [...]
Students lobby for change in Europe ahead of EU referendum - June 8th, 2016
This article was first published by the Born Free Foundation on their website. Ahead of the EU Referendum on 23rd June, politics [...]
Live exports must be banned – but leaving the EU is not the solution - June 8th, 2016
Europe’s Greens have grave concern about the welfare of billions of farm animals, including chickens, sheep, cattle and pigs. One [...]
Glyphosate: Three strikes and out? - June 6th, 2016
A proposal for a temporary ‘technical extension’ of the EU approval of the herbicide glyphosate today failed to secure the [...]
Green MEP rallies young people ahead of voter registration deadline - June 6th, 2016
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East of England, urged young people not to lose their right to vote on [...]
A letter for future generations - June 2nd, 2016
Keith has signed a cross-party open letter supporting Bite The Ballot’s campaign to sign up 500,000 young people to vote [...]
Commission back-down on glyphosate shows another Europe is possible - June 1st, 2016
The European Commission today proposed a temporary ‘technical extension’ of approval for the herbicide glyphosate [1]. The proposal comes after the [...]
Let’s not walk away from an energy transition, say Green MEPs - May 26th, 2016
European nations are leading the way when it comes to making the transition to a renewable energy future, and EU [...]