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UK summoned before European Commission for air quality failures demonstrating importance of EU membership – Green MEP - January 19th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East, has slammed the Government’s ‘dereliction’ of duty as the European Commission summons [...]
Surrey County Council’s secret incinerator plan – Keith Taylor MEP on BBC Surrey - January 18th, 2018
Plans for three to six incinerators are hidden in a consultation by Surrey County Council on the future of waste [...]
Keith Taylor joins 30 cross-party MEPs to urge David Davis to keep Charter of Fundamental Rights - January 16th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has lent his signature calling on the UK Government to protect the [...]
Tories are desperately trying to claim EU achievements for themselves – Greens - January 15th, 2018
Responding to the news that the EU-wide rules on credit card fees have come into force today, announced in the [...]
Surrey’s Waste Plan: secret incinerators and unambitious recycling targets - January 12th, 2018
Surrey Greens have reviewed the County’s draft Waste Plan to 2033, which highlights a massive planned increase in incineration at [...]
New report shows fracking has no place in a 25-year environment plan for Britain – Green MEP - January 12th, 2018
Green MEP for the South East and vocal anti-fracking campaigner Keith Taylor has slammed Theresa May’s policy-free 25 Year Environment Plan. The [...]
Keith Taylor MEP voices concerns about proposed waste incineration plant in Newhaven - January 11th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Sussex, has written to the Environmental Health team at Lewes District Council to voice his [...]
Green MEP: Long-delayed 25 Year Environment Plan scant on detail – except for extension of EU plastic bag charge - January 11th, 2018
Responding to the launch of Government’s long-delayed 25 Year Environment Plan and the extension of the plastic carrier bag charge in England, [...]
The PM thinks Jeremy Hunt is doing a good job with our NHS – that’s terrifying - January 10th, 2018
Yesterday was reshuffle day. A day in which the country’s weak and wobbly Theresa May failed to reassert any power [...]
Southern Fail: NAO report a reminder of the failure of rail privatisation – Green MEP - January 10th, 2018
Keith Taylor, the Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s Transport Committee, has hit [...]
Green MEP slams Councillors for unanimous vote to back Cuadrilla’s return to Balcombe - January 9th, 2018
Sussex Green MEP Keith Taylor has slammed West Sussex County Councillors for failing to heed the overwhelming calls from their [...]
Green MEP calls on Councillors to back residents and reject Cuadrilla’s Balcombe plans - January 8th, 2018
Sussex Green MEP Keith Taylor is calling on West Sussex County Councillors to heed the overwhelming calls from their constituents [...]
Surrey’s Secret Incinerator Plans – Green MEP calls for transparency - January 3rd, 2018
Plans for three to six incinerators are hidden in a consultation by Surrey County Council on the future of waste [...]
Green Animals Spokesperson: Ivory trade ban must be loophole free - January 2nd, 2018
The Green Party’s Animals spokesperson has called on the UK Government to implement a full and comprehensive ivory trade ban, [...]
Heathrow consultation: Green MEPs slam updated Heathrow plans as latest consultation closes - December 19th, 2017
Green MEPs for London and the South East have slammed the Government’s ‘climate destructive’ revised Airports National Policy Statement (NPS), [...]
Revealed: The ‘hunger crisis’ across the South East this Christmas - December 19th, 2017
Christmas is traditionally a time for feasts and festivities. But for the millions of British people cast aside by a [...]
Green MEP reacts to UKOG’s climate-destructive proposals to industrialise Surrey countryside - December 19th, 2017
Reacting to the news that UKOG’s plans to submit a planning application for oil production at the Horse Hill exploration [...]
Greens win support for measures to reduce negative impacts of transport - December 15th, 2017
A host of tough measures to reduce the impacts of transport on air pollution and its contribution to climate change [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: what I’ve been working on over the last 3 months - December 14th, 2017
Eu Referendum – After the Vote European Parliament The European Parliament does have a limited role in the negotiations. It is not involved directly [...]
New ivory trade stats: Green Party Animal Spokesperson questions Government commitment to animal welfare - December 12th, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animals Spokesperson, has questioned the Government’s ‘newfound’ animal welfare credentials as new figures reveal [...]
Green Party Animals Spokesperson comments on Gove’s ‘animal sentience’ bill - December 12th, 2017
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animal Spokesperson, has responded to the news that Michael Gove has launched a consultation [...]
May has scraped through to the next stage, but don’t be fooled – we’re still in Brexit chaos - December 8th, 2017
Don’t be tempted to think this morning’s news – that negotiations are moving to the next stage – means the Brexit chaos [...]
‘Sufficient progress’ agreement makes a referendum on the final Brexit terms even more necessary – Green MEP - December 8th, 2017
Keith Taylor has responded to the news that there has been ‘sufficient progress’ reached for the UK-EU Brexit negotiations to move on [...]
Green MEP completes survey on HS2-funded road development in Aylesbury - December 8th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East of England, submitted a response to the South East Aylesbury Link Road [...]
Green MEP welcomes Minister’s admission that Government lacks Brexit mandate - December 7th, 2017
Keith Taylor has responded to Philip Hammond’s admission that the Government ‘haven’t had a specific mandating of an end state position [...]
Virgin Care just sued the NHS for a fortune – and the Tories and Lib Dems made it possible - December 1st, 2017
When offering advice to budding entrepreneurs, Richard Branson is keen to talk up the importance of building a good reputation. The [...]
Green MEP offers his support to Horse Hill anti-drilling campaigners occupying the Surrey site - November 30th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has sent a message of solidarity to the campaigners who moved on to [...]
Greens call on Theresa May to do the ‘morally responsible’ thing and stop exporting arms to Saudi Arabia - November 30th, 2017
As Prime Minister Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, she will reportedly raise the issue of the Saudi blockade and humanitarian [...]
Foreign Affairs Committee chooses Palestinian Solidarity Day to announce refusal to re-open inquiry into UK’s role in Middle East peace process as 1,000 Palestinians face illegal eviction - November 29th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, has expressed his disappointment that the UK Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Select Committee [...]
Surrey MEP ‘outraged’ as Virgin Care walk away with £328,000 settlement after losing NHS bid to NHS providers - November 29th, 2017
Keith Taylor, Green MEP and a member of the European Parliament’s Public Health Committee, has hit out at the Tory [...]