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In Pictures: London In 1990

In Pictures: London In 1990

In 1990, Canary Wharf was still being built, a new official portrait of the Queen was unveiled, and the poll tax riots took place in Trafalgar Square (and plenty of places across the country). Find out what else was going on in London in 1990.

Elm Park Gardens, 1990
Source Instagram
London, 1990
Source Blitzlondon
Thames, 1990
Source Panoramio
Poll Tax riots, 31 March 1990. 200,000 people protested
Source Prof.Frank Mc Donough
Poll Tax riots, 1990
Source Gagdaily
Poll tax riots, 1990
Source Dorian Cope
Tower Hill, 1990
Source Philmaxwell
London Bridge
Source Smugmug
View towards Trafalgar Square, 1990
Source Panoramio
Oxford Street
Source Panoramio
Princess Diana, 30 January 1990
Source All Princess Diana
Whitechapel station, 1990
Source Philmaxwell
Martina Navratilova won her record breaking ninth Wimbledon Singles Championship, 1990
Source Imagesofperfection
Underground, 1990
Source Aucharbon
Tate Gallery, 1990
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Hyde Park Corner, London to Peking Motor Challenge, 1990
Source Returntickethome
Piccadilly Circus, 1990
Source Iamtypecast
British Vogue, 1990
Source Culturewhisper
People used these in 1990
Source Steam156
Covent Garden
Source Iamtypecast
Hard Rock Cafe, 1990
Source Iamtypecast
London
Source Smugmug
Millwall FC, 1990
Source Old London
Poll tax riots, 1990
Source Socialistworker
M.F Husain sketching in the Cast Courts of the V and A, 1990
Source Edward Anderson
The Times front page, 12 February 1990
Source The Times Of London
Whitechapel station, 1990
Source Philmaxwell
Outside Buckingham Palace, 1990
Source Panoramio
Poll Tax riots, 1990
Source Gagdaily
Canary Wharf under construction, 1990
Source Londondocklands
Canary Wharf, 1990
Source Londonhistorian
Chelsea FC, 1990
Source The League Magazine
Battle of Trafalgar Square, 1990
Source Gagdaily
Pet Shop Boys, book signing, 1990
Source Electric Pet Shop Boys
New official portrait of Queen Elizabeht by Terry O'Neill, 1990
Source Oneillaward

Last Updated 28 April 2017