1982 was a time of punks and goths and not very good haircuts. It was the year of Prince William's birth and the Falklands War. The London Marathon was only in its second year. Take a look through the gallery below to relive those times.
Nick Cave and The Birthday Party Source Distracted Film Clock End, Highbury Source Old London The Flask, Highgate Source Herb Lester Punks on King's Road, 1982 Source Pu Nk and Stuff Blackheath Station Source Geograph Future site of London City Airport Source London City Airport Rosette seller outside White Hart Lane, Spurs v. Bayern Source Old London Princess Diana outside St. Paul's Cathedral after the Falkland Islands Memorial Service, 26 July 1982 Source Lovelydianaprincessofwales Hat fun in Carnaby Street Source Flickriver Punks in Hammersmith Source Londonist The Batcave Club in Meard Street, Soho -- a noted Goth hangout Source Therawskin Ivydale Road, Nunhead Source Ideal Homes Bermondsey as it was Source Pinterest Punks Source Pu Nk and Stuff 'Spanish Lisa' on the tube - main star of The Stranglers' Strange Little Girl video Source Pu Nk and Stuff Piccadilly Circus lacked the digital displays we know today Source Kisstheskyagain Wheels Roller Disco, Hammersmith Broadway Source Old London The second ever London Marathon, Blackwall entrance West India Docks Source Geograph Selfridges, with a laser beam for Christmas lights Source Herb Lester Inspecting the punks Source Pu Nk and Stuff Sir Jules Sound Table at Gossips, Dean Street Source Rob Baker QPR supporters Source Old London Paddington Station Source Herb Lester A London pub Source Herb Lester Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson dancing at a party at the Hilton Hotel Source T.i.n.p Richard Burton reading Under Milk Wood, Haymarket Theatre Source Richard Burton Museum Brian Eno and John Cage Source Brian Eno The punks of King's Road, Chelsea Source Pu Nk and Stuff Bowie checks out a fan's music collection in Park Royal Source Bowiesongs A runner reaches mile 18 of the London Marathon Source Jenny Geras Bauhaus film their Ziggy Stardust video at The Roundhouse Source Playlist Ist Stoney Street, Southwark Source Disappearing London Princess Diana at the premiere of ET at the Empire Theatre, Leicester Square Source 47368377@n07 Looking eastward from Tower Bridge walkway Source Geograph Tubby Isaacs' jellied eels stall in Whitechapel Source Old London
Last Updated 11 April 2017