20 MAR 2015
Dr Dan took another tour of the shops in Eye accompanied by Cllr Charles Flatman, who introduced him to many of the shop owners, employees and customers.
Small and medium-sized shops and businesses are the lifeblood of our economy in Suffolk by providing jobs for local people, driving economic growth and giving market towns like Eye their unique identity.
19 MAR 2015
The day after the Chancellor George Osborne presented the Government's last budget of the Parliament, Dr Dan was delighted to be invited to discuss the Budget at a lunch attended by representatives of over 100 local businesses.
This year's budget has many benefits for businesses in the East of England and introduced the Broadband Connection Voucher scheme. Dr Dan has been at the vanguard of the...
13 MAR 2015
Dr Dan enjoyed his tour of Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm by the owner, Richard Storer, and he had the opportunity to see some of the rare breeds they keep, mainly pigs, sheep and highland cattle. Dr Dan heard about their breeding programmes and what they are doing to keep these breeds going.
Baylham House Farm relies on volunteer help, including from students of Easton and Otley College as...
13 MAR 2015
North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter has linked up with young pupils at St Pancras Primary School to press for road improvements in the Stratford Road area of the town.
The Roman Catholic primary's school council has been looking at how to make the nearby roads safer - and found that many local people are worried that either a child or an older resident could be involved in a road accident.
07 MAR 2015
Dr Dan was pleased to be invited to join Cotton residents again at their Community Café in Cotton Village Hall on Saturday morning. Keeping in touch with residents is one of Dr Dan's main priorities and events such as the Cotton coffee morning give him the opportunity to listen to the views and opinions of local residents and tell people of the work he is doing on their behalf in the...
06 MAR 2015
Dr Dan is a great supporter of our local businesses and always enjoys visiting shops and meeting shop owners and shoppers. Last weekend he enjoyed a tour in the sunshine of the many shops and cafés in Wickham Market and showing his support for our local producers and businesses.