Dr Dan is a committed community campaigner who works hard to protect Suffolk's rural heritage.

He succeeded in helping to protect vital farming and rural jobs by working with the community to block damaging plans for a straw burning power station at Mendesham. 

He campaigned successfully with other Suffolk MPs to protect the Waveney Valley and Flowton from ugly overhead electricity pylons.

Dr Dan will continue to support residents in saving our Suffolk countryside from inappropriate development and protecting our rural heritage.


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Dr Dan's work in Parliament

Food and Farming: Employment Opportunities — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] (25 Apr 2017)
Daniel Poulter: The Minister is making an excellent case for the steps that the Government are taking to promote apprenticeships in the agricultural sector. Given the fact that many people decide on where their careers will take them at a relatively early age—it is probably around age 13 or 14—what steps can be taken to encourage younger people to think about careers in agriculture and the whole...

Food and Farming: Employment Opportunities — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] (25 Apr 2017)
Daniel Poulter: I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing this debate. He makes a good point, because although the Government have had tremendous success in expanding apprenticeships and vocational training opportunities in many industrial sectors, there is a problem in getting younger people engaged in farming. What are his thoughts on taking a more holistic view of farming, in the context of the whole...