Record Details

NGOBritish National Temperance League (BNTL 'Freeway')
AddressBNTL Freeway Unit 31A, M1 Commerce Park Duckmanton Chesterfield Derbyshire S44 5HS
Telephone01246 240500
Background InformationThe British National Temperance League (BNTL) is a charity encouraging abstinence from alcohol and all other addictive substances, through public education and the promotion of healthy living. The Freeway initiative takes the BNTL's message to young people. The BNTL was formed out of the 1952 amalgamation of the British Temperance League and the National Temperance League, with older roots in the nineteenth century British Association for the Promotion of Temperance, and Joseph Liversey's Preston Temperance Society. Source:
Year Created1952
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesBritish Temperance League; National Temperance League
Related OrganisationsBritish Association for the Promotion of Temperance, Preston Temperance Society
KeywordsAddiction and recreational drugs; Ill-Health, medicine, counselling and rehabilitation.
Last Edited ByRC at 09/10/2007 10:25:57