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Temperance on the Telly

The Joseph Livesey Collection represents one of the most comprehensive archives of Temperance material in the world. As such it is the source for scholarly papers and popular media productions on the topic and materials have featured in several television and radio productions, including:

Ian Hislop’s Age of the Do-Gooders

BBC2 13/12/2010 2100-2200

Ian Hislop's Age of the Do-Gooders..(Sinful Sex and Demon Drink)...the pleasures and perils of booze and sex are the focus for the final episode of Ian Hislop’s series about Victorian reformers, campaigners and philanthropists.

Temperance Photograph