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