Dr Dan called a meeting to review progress on work being carried out by Anglian Water and Suffolk County Council to stop flooding problems in Rushmere St Andrew. Last summer, Dr Dan intervened to demand action, after he was contacted by a number of residents concerned about long standing flooding problems on The Street close to Chesnut Pond. Suffolk County Council have already taken steps to improve road drainage, but there is more still to be done. Dr Dan was pleased that both the County Council and Anglian Water will now be working together to continue to help improve the situation for residents who have suffered terrible flooding to their properties.
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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...