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