Dr Dan continues to support residents in the fight against Ipswich Council's plans to concrete over the Ipswich Northern Fringe. Dr Dan believes that our precious greenbelt countryside should not be used for mass housing development when there are plenty of brownfield sites that should be prioritised for development in the centre of Ipswich.

Ipswich needs more affordable family homes but brownfield town centre development should be the priority, not mass housing built on green fields without the proper infrastructure, local transport, health and educational facilities.


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Dr Dan's work in Parliament

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...