07 DEC 2018

From Brexit to local Highways, Dr Dan Poulter meets with Suffolk County Council Leader

A regular visitor to Suffolk County Council's headquarters at Endeavour House, Dr Dan Poulter met with the Leader of the Council, Cllr Matthew Hicks on Friday 7th December.

The productive meeting covered a number of topics from broadband and mobile connectivity, to highways infrastructure, education and SEND funding and local Government funding.

Dr Dan meets regularly with the Leader of Suffolk County Council, as well as with the Leaders of both Mid Suffolk and Suffolk Coastal District Councils.

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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...