The minutes of the Lancashire & Cheshire Band of Hope Union for 1867 reveal not one but two reports of Speakers (who were approved to go round meetings giving talks on temperance) having broken their pledge! What further new (or old) scandals will the Manchester Record Office hold?
Until the end of January (7 months) over 25,000 visitors have seen the Demon Drink? exhibition at the PHM Manchester! This is much higher than we expected, and shows that, yes, the history of temperance can draw people in…
Many people have enjoyed the Demon Drink exhibitions about temperance history. This site aims to present information, news, images, and even fab facts to inspire interest in the history of the UK temperance movement.
Bringing temperance history home to Preston!