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Eastbourne council climbdown a win for Downland campaigners – Green MEP - March 6th, 2017
Responding to the news that Eastbourne Council has been forced to reverse its plans to sell off precious Downland farms, [...]
Green MEP joins activists at the European Parliament calling for bold EU accessibility law - March 6th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, today joined activists on the steps of European Parliament to call on [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: Dartford Crossing ‘misclassification’ is an outrage - March 6th, 2017
Responding to the news that pollution levels around the Dartford Crossing have been excluded from government air quality assessments, Keith [...]
Brighton family hoping to open their doors to child refugees welcomes Dubs vote - March 2nd, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, joins a Brighton couple in welcoming the news that MPs have voted [...]
Chichester bypass: cancellation a victory for green campaigners - March 1st, 2017
Responding to the news that plans for a Chichester bypass have been scrapped , Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South [...]
Life on hold: the Brighton family that opened their doors to child refugees that have yet to come - February 28th, 2017
There are families, communities and local authorities across the UK waiting to help vulnerable child refugees, according to Keith Taylor, [...]
No new runways is still the only option, reveals new report on Heathrow expansion - February 23rd, 2017
The Government is still not able to demonstrate that it can mitigate the destructive environmental impacts of a new runway [...]
Fix NHS funding shortfall, scrap nuclear follies, urges Green MEP - February 21st, 2017
Responding to NHS accounts released today that reveal a funding shortfall of £900m for the first nine months of the [...]
#1DayWithoutUs: vital we celebrate the massive contribution migrants make to UK - February 20th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, is supporting the #1DayWithoutUs actions across the UK (Monday, 20 February). He said: “Today, thousands [...]
Green MEP denounces Ministers’ pandering to industry lobbyists on plastic pollution - February 18th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has issued a stinging criticism of government Ministers as documents reveal the [...]
It’s time to put our NHS before the Government’s nuclear folly, urges Green MEP - February 17th, 2017
Responding to a study today linking 30,000 excess deaths to the Conservative government’s NHS and social care cuts and the [...]
Green MEP shocked at steep rise in hate crime but welcomes response of ‘tolerant majority’ - February 16th, 2017
Green MEP Keith Taylor has expressed shock at the steep rise in hate crimes across the South East and warns [...]
Keith Taylor MEP welcomes recent decisions by the European Parliament advancing LGBTIQA+ rights - February 15th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, is welcoming recent decisions by the European Parliament advancing LGBTIQA+ rights. In [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: European Commission ‘final warning’ reveals the need for a new UK Clean Air Act - February 15th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has slammed the Government’s ‘repeated failures’ on air pollution as the European [...]
Green MEP warns Brexit is no escape from toxic trade deals as CETA gets the green-light - February 15th, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP is warning that Brexit will not free the UK from toxic trade deals as the European Parliament [...]
House of Lords Committee report echoes Green concerns on protecting environment post-Brexit - February 14th, 2017
Greens have reasserted demands for an Environmental Protection Act in the wake of a new House of Lords Select Committee [...]
Majority of Brits don’t want to breathe toxic pollution, they want a new Clean Air Act – Keith Taylor MEP - February 14th, 2017
Responding to the news that 58% of Britons believe air pollution levels across the UK are damaging to their health [...]
Bregret is why the people must not be locked out of the Brexit process, warns Green MEP - February 14th, 2017
Responding to the results of the ‘Brexit Survey’ commissioned by Trinity Mirror, which reveal that more than 10% of South [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: What I’ve been working on over the last 3 months - February 13th, 2017
EU referendum – after the vote UK Green MEPs are working hard to challenge Theresa May’s vision of an extreme Brexit, [...]
Commission unable to offer clarity on vital EU funding beyond Brexit - February 13th, 2017
In its response to Keith’s question on whether vital EU funding to the UK would be delivered for ongoing projects, the European Commission [...]
South East environment faces ‘cocktail of risks’ from Brexit, warns Green MEP - February 13th, 2017
A new report by the Brighton MP, Caroline Lucas, has revealed a ‘cocktail of risks’ to the UK’s environment from [...]
Green MEP welcomes Kent plumber’s court battle victory - February 10th, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, has welcomed the Court of Appeal ruling to uphold Kent plumber Gary Smith’s [...]
Green MEP welcomes go-ahead for Berwick community-owned solar farm - February 10th, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is welcoming Wealden District Council’s approval for the construction of a community-owned 4MW [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: Theresa May a disgrace for abandoning child refugees - February 9th, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, has responded to the Government’s announcement it will take only 350 lone child [...]
Brexit bill: Greens blast MPs for failing to stand up for Parliamentary democracy - February 8th, 2017
UK Green MEPs, Molly Scott Cato, Jean Lambert, and Keith Taylor have issued a stinging condemnation of British MPs after [...]
Green MEP slams Government as EU prepares to take UK to court over air pollution failures - February 7th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has slammed the Conservative government for its consistent failure to tackle the [...]
Kent non-urgent operations ban is shameful, says Green MEP - February 3rd, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Kent, has slammed the Government over the NHS underfunding crisis as West Kent clinical commissioning [...]
Green MEP: Britain needs a Brexit money back guarantee, that’s why I’ve signed up to the Dublin Case - February 1st, 2017
Everybody has succumbed to an impulse purchase at least once in their lives. But thankfully, if buyer’s remorse sets in [...]
Green MEPs condemn Trump’s shameful ban on Muslims and refugees - January 31st, 2017
Dear Editor, It’s mortifying that the Prime Minister was photographed hand in hand on Holocaust Memorial Day with a US President [...]
Keith Taylor MEP lends support to legal bid over Brexit ‘safety net’ - January 27th, 2017
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East, is among the politicians named today as plaintiffs in the ‘Dublin Case’ which [...]