On Wednesday 10 August, Dr Dan was delighted to join the team from Best of Suffolk to celebrate their 10th birthday. Dr Dan cut the celebratory cake – a delicate matter, and spent time talking to the assembled guests. In particular, Dr Dan paid tribute to Best of Suffolk for their continued success and growth.
It was then on to Wickham Skeith where Dr Dan enjoyed meeting the community and discussing a wide range of issues, over a welcome spot of lunch.
Rounding off another busy day, Dr Dan then visited a farm in the constituency, where he enjoyed watching the careful harvest of the delicate blackcurrant crop. Afterwards, there was an opportunity to sample some homemade juice and to discuss views on farming, Brexit and local businesses.
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Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Addictions: Health Services (19 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 8 July 2019 to Question 270772 on Addiction Services, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the number of medically-staffed inpatient detoxification beds in England; and if he will make a statement.
Drug Treatment Services (16 Jul 2019)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate the hon. Member for Manchester, Withington (Jeff Smith) on securing the debate. I agree with everything he said. I draw the attention of Members to my declaration of interest as a practising NHS psychiatrist and as someone who has worked in drug addiction, or drug treatment, services. I do not intend to rehearse the discussion on the lack of, or reduction in, funding for the...