Dr Dan is a committed community campaigner who works hard to protect Suffolk's rural heritage.

He succeeded in helping to protect vital farming and rural jobs by working with the community to block damaging plans for a straw burning power station at Mendesham. 

He campaigned successfully with other Suffolk MPs to protect the Waveney Valley and Flowton from ugly overhead electricity pylons.

Dr Dan will continue to support residents in saving our Suffolk countryside from inappropriate development and protecting our rural heritage.


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Dr Dan's work in Parliament

Mental Health: Assessment — [Joan Ryan in the Chair] (22 Jan 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I thank the hon. Lady for giving way; she is being very kind. In relation to getting a full picture of suicidality, there are sometimes protective factors that stop people wanting to take their own life. For example, they may have children. There may be other factors in their life that mean that they would not want to go through with the act of ending their life, even though they are having...

Mental Health: Assessment — [Joan Ryan in the Chair] (22 Jan 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I am sympathetic to a number of the points the hon. Lady makes, although, for an experienced medical professional, one component of assessing somebody who is unwell is looking at how they appear, because that may be a symptom of distress, self-neglect or other issues, notwithstanding the points she has made. One of the challenges she raised is that of those patients with fluctuating...