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