23 JUL 2013

Mendlesham – Not just a village

Small businesses are the back bone of the economy. Dan paid a visit to Treeincarnated, a family owned furniture maker who uses traditional skills and local Suffolk wood to make hand crafted furniture. They make and restore the unique Mendlesham chair.

Dan is delighted to support a thriving local business, doing well in the 21st century but keeping alive long-established skills and techniques in the heart of Suffolk. Dan can be seen discussing how the Mendlesham chair is constructed with business owner Jeremy Lain.

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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...