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.

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

Last Updated 28 April 2017