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