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As Brighton hospital declares critical incident, Green MEP slams Labour council and Tory Government - March 7th, 2018
Responding to the news that the Royal Sussex County Hospital has declared a critical incident, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the [...]
Keith signs cross-party letter calling on Government to end hostile language on Brexit - March 7th, 2018
A cross-party group of 19 UK MEPs has written to the Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to complain about the use [...]
Green MEP defiant as UKOG seeks draconian injunction against local residents across the South East - March 7th, 2018
Responding to the news that UKOG is seeking an injunction against ‘any lawful activity’ which may harm its ‘economic interests’ [...]
Animals and Brexit: New report finds Brexit could lead to a vet shortage and more animal testing - March 3rd, 2018
New report finds a shortage of EU vets and exit from European Medicines Agency risks pet welfare post-Brexit  Exit from EU [...]
Green MEP piles pressure on embattled Transport Secretary over downgrading of East-West rail plans in favour of roadbuilding - March 1st, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Oxfordshire, has written to Chris Grayling to take the Transport Secretary to task for his [...]
Report into emissions just latest to destroy policy case for fracking and oil and gas extraction, says Green MEP - February 28th, 2018
Green MEP for the South East Keith Taylor has slammed the Tory government’s climate change commitments as a new study reveals emissions [...]
Help Europe’s bees and wild pollinators urges Green MEP - February 27th, 2018
Keith Taylor MEP, Green Party animals spokesperson and a member of the European Parliament’s Environment Committee, is sharing the advice [...]
Green MEP supports fight to protect Margate QEQM stroke unit - February 24th, 2018
In response to Saturday’s protest march to save the Stroke Unit at Margate’s QEQM unit, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for [...]
Keith Taylor MEP: what I’ve been working on over the last 2+ months - February 24th, 2018
EU Referendum: After the Vote Brexit Negotiations The 15 December 2017 Council meeting decided there had been sufficient progress made in the [...]
Keith sends message of support ahead of Hampshire Pride 2018 - February 23rd, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s LGBTI Intergroup, sends his support [...]
NEW REPORT: Green MEP slams Tories as foodbank use soars across the South East - February 23rd, 2018
Foodbank usage has risen by at least 20% in the South East over the last four years, according to a [...]
Green MEP welcomes ClientEarth’s victory for exposing Government’s apathy in face of air pollution crisis - February 21st, 2018
Responding to the news that ClientEarth has won its latest case against the Government over its air pollution failures and ‘shabby rewrite’ of [...]
Green MEP responds as Environment Agency report outlines ‘fracking risk to water quality and resources’ - February 20th, 2018
Responding to the Environment Agency’s  the state of the environment: water quality, Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East and [...]
Three-quarters of South East residents ‘not consulted’ by oil and gas firms, despite industry charter - February 19th, 2018
Report reveals 77% of South East residents were not consulted, directly or indirectly, before an oil or gas firm prior [...]
Green MEP raises animal welfare fears as Efra report on Brexit and Trade report released - February 19th, 2018
Responding to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee’s report on the Brexit impacts on the trade in food, [...]
Green MEP slams proposals to reopen Manston Airport - February 16th, 2018
Keith Taylor, MEP for Kent and a member of the European Parliament’s Transport and Environment committees, has written to RiverOak Strategic [...]
Greens Animals Spokesperson slams Gove for broken badger cull promises - February 16th, 2018
Keith Taylor MEP, the Green Party’s Animals Spokesperson, has responded with dismay as the Government announced plans to extend the ‘scientifically illiterate, [...]
Green MEP ‘astonished’ at Manston Airport firm’s ‘ignorance’ of air pollution - February 15th, 2018
Green MEP and air quality campaigner, Keith Taylor, has slammed RiverOak Strategic Partners’ (RSP) consultation on plans to re-open Manston [...]
Green MEP learns of ‘detrimental’ impacts of Brexit on cancer patients during visit to Cancer Research UK in Cambridge - February 14th, 2018
Keith Taylor, UK Green MEP and a member of the European Parliament’s Public Health Committee, visited the Cancer Research UK [...]
Green MEP: ‘Government warned Dover to become post-Brexit carpark and still no answers’ - February 14th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, a member of the European Parliament’s Transport and Environment and Public Health Committees, has urged the [...]
Greens: ‘Animals don’t care which party talks the best game on welfare issues’ - February 14th, 2018
The Green Party’s Animals Spokesperson, Keith Taylor MEP, has responded to Labour’s new animal welfare policy push claiming that Brexit [...]
Green MEP sends Valentine’s Day message of support to anti-drilling campaigner ahead of Brighton court appearance - February 14th, 2018
Green MEP for the South East is sending a message of support to anti-drilling campaigner Pete Whittick as he is [...]
Green MEP reiterates support for East-West rail link and calls for electrified route - February 13th, 2018
Keith Taylor, MEP for the South East continues to back Network Rail’s proposals for an East-West rail link between Oxfordshire [...]
Green MEP’s ‘pancake social’ call to Milton Keynes community energy project - February 13th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for the South East, visited a community energy project in Milton Keynes on Tuesday, 13 February, [...]
Green MEP: ‘I won’t give up on search for Birling Gap answers as easily as Government has’ - February 10th, 2018
Responding to the news that Defra has published its scientific report into the Birling Gap ‘chemical haze’ incident in East Sussex in [...]
Green Animals Spokesperson: Government heeding our call on third-party puppy trade - February 8th, 2018
Responding to the news that Defra is calling for evidence as the Government considers a ban on third-party puppy sales, Keith [...]
Green MEP: Leith Hill traffic plan issues remain unchanged and unworkable - February 7th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP for Surrey, has reiterated his opposition to the Traffic Management Plan for Leith Hill ahead of [...]
Keith Taylor MEP meets UNRWA and backs Palestinian refugee #DignityIsPriceless campaign - February 6th, 2018
Keith Taylor, Green MEP, met today with representatives from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA) [...]
Green MEP calls for ‘U-turn’ on Government projects ‘driving runaway transport emissions’ — as new emissions stats released - February 6th, 2018
Green MEP, Keith Taylor, has written to the Transport Secretary, Chris Grayling, to urge a ‘sea change’ in the Government’s ‘outdated’ [...]
Proposal to let Government overrule local democracy on fracking ‘frightening’, says Green MEP - February 1st, 2018
Responding to the news that the Communities and Local Government Select Committee is seeking submissions on whether planning applications for fracking in [...]