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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Health Inequalities (20 Mar 2019)
Daniel Poulter: My hon. Friend will be aware that there are health and wellbeing boards at play in local authorities. How effective has her local health and wellbeing board been at holding the CCG and other parts of the NHS to account, not only for their spending decisions but for how those decisions impact on frontline patient care?
Gambling-Related Harm — [Steve McCabe in the Chair] (19 Mar 2019)
Daniel Poulter: My right hon. Friend makes a very good point. Although according to the headline figure only a small percentage of the general population appears to be affected by problem gambling, the reality is that the harms that manifest in that group are widespread and cause both considerable economic damage to those people and their families and damage to wider society. As my right hon. Friend rightly...