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.
The Batcave Club in Meard Street, Soho -- a noted Goth hangout Source Iramakeup Bowie checks out a fan's music collection in Park Royal Source Bowiesongs Future site of London City Airport Source London City Airport Princess Diana at the premiere of ET at the Empire Theatre, Leicester Square Source 47368377@N07 Paul McCartney recording Pipes of Peace at AIR Studios, Oxford Street Source Paulmccartney A London pub Source Herb Lester Rosette seller outside White Hart Lane, Spurs v. Bayern Source Old London QPR supporters Source Old London Ivydale Road, Nunhead Source Ideal Homes Sir Jules Sound Table at Gossips, Dean Street Source Rob Baker Punks Source Pu Nk And Stuff Richard Burton reading Under Milk Wood, Haymarket Theatre Source Richard Burton Museum 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 Bermondsey as it was Source Pinterest Bauhaus film their Ziggy Stardust video at The Roundhouse Source Playlist Ist A runner reaches mile 18 of the London Marathon Source Jenny Geras The punks of King's Road, Chelsea Source Pu Nk And Stuff 'Spanish Lisa' on the tube - main star of The Stranglers' Strange Little Girl video Source Pu Nk And Stuff Nick Cave and The Birthday Party Source Distracted Film Wheels Roller Disco, Hammersmith Broadway Source Old London Inspecting the punks Source Pu Nk And Stuff Punks in Hammersmith Source Londonist Stoney Street, Southwark Source Disappearing London Brian Eno and John Cage Source Brian Eno Looking eastward from Tower Bridge walkway Source Geograph Selfridges, with a laser beam for Christmas lights Source Herb Lester Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson dancing at a party at the Hilton Hotel Source This Is Not Porn Tubby Isaacs' jellied eels stall in Whitechapel Source Old London Piccadilly Circus lacked the digital displays we know today Source Kisstheskyagain The Flask, Highgate Source Herb Lester Blackheath Station Source Geograph The second ever London Marathon, Blackwall entrance West India Docks Source Geograph
Paddington Station Source Herb Lester
Last Updated 11 April 2017