Last week, Dan was delighted to show his support for the village of Easton by taking some time out of his busy constituency schedule to visit the annual Church Christmas Bazaar held at the Easton and Letheringham Village Hall. A range of traditional festive refreshments were on offer, from homemade mince pies to locally sourced preserves and cakes and Dan was delighted to see so many people of all ages taking part in the games and activities.
Dan would like to extend his thanks to Jane Woodbury-Eggins and the Reverend Robin Alderson for helping to organise the bazaar and for showing Dan around the many stalls. He looks forward to visiting again next year.
Click here to contact Dan
Social Care Funding (17 Oct 2018)
Daniel Poulter: My right hon. Friend is right to highlight the link between healthcare and social care. If we are to care properly for people with the long-term conditions he has outlined, we need to have a more joined-up and integrated system. It is hard to deliver that when we have a taxpayer-funded NHS and a social care system in which many people now have to pay for their own care. In looking for a...
Offensive Weapons Bill: Ipswich-London Rail Fares (15 Oct 2018)
Daniel Poulter: I thank my hon. Friend’s welcome news on capping rail fares, but does he not also agree that it is difficult for customers to disaggregate the cost of the fare—those in Ipswich are very high per mile by national standards—from reliability and speed of service? Despite the cost of tickets from Ipswich, reliability and speed of service have not improved over the years....