12 SEP 2014
MPs Dr Dan Poulter and David Ruffley have called for an urgent meeting with Network Rail Chief Mark Carne to raise serious concerns about the future of Gypsy Lane Railway crossing at Needham Market.
Gypsy Lane crossing has a history of accidents and following a fatality in 2011 an investigation took place resulting in a report by the Rail Accident Investigation Branch recommending the closure of...
05 SEP 2014
Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP Dr Dan Poulter has called upon new Greater Anglia railways Chief Executive Jamie Burles to take action to improve the service to passengers following another week of disruption.
This follows numerous complaints from commuters and other rail users in recent weeks about constant problems with the service.
Dr Poulter said:
"We all understand when an occasional...
20 AUG 2014
Dan visited Earl Soham based clothing company, Doves. They have been successfully supplying screen printing and embroidery services to the corporate, commercial and promotional markets for over 20 years.
Dan was delighted to meet owner Mr Ronny Dowek for a tour of the premises. Dan was shown around the new factory and had the opportunity to see some of the state of the art machinery in...
14 AUG 2014
For those of us not directly involved in farming the only time we come into contact with farmers is during the harvest. This often means being stuck behind a slow moving tractor and trailer on the road as they gather in the harvest.
Many people can find this extremely frustrating, this is why Dan is backing a great new initiative from the NFU to help thank motorists for their support and...