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London In The 1990s

London In The 1990s

With Kate Moss making her mark on the world, Blur starting their career in music and protests against the poll tax, the 1990s was a truly remarkable decade. Oh, and the hairstyles were unlike anything we'd seen before...

Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, Elite Model Agency party, September 1993
Source Old Pics Archive
Tufnell Park, 1995
Source Skoretrc
Opening day of Prince’s Camden Town store, 1994
Source Kentishtowner
Rage Against the Machine in London
Source History Of Sounds
Piccadilly Circus
Source Panoramio
Andre Agassi with the Wimbledon trophy, 1992
Source Tennis Warehouse
Oxford Street, east end, looking West, 1991
Source Geograph
England football team, Wembley, 1996
Source 90s Football
Canary Wharf
Source Londondocklands
Carnaby Street, 1995
Source Gdenieva
London, 1993
Source 9190307@N05
Croydon
Source 93733773@N03
Canary Wharf art by Giles Penny, Two Men on a Bench, 1995
Source Natalierose
Oxford Street, 1996
Source Railwaymedia
Canary Wharf under construction, 1990
Source Londondocklands
Oxford Street, July 1995
Source Davidmoth3106
Eastward up Ludgate Hill to St Paul's, past City Thameslink station, 1994
Source Geograph
The Baltic Exchange in the City of London was bombed by the IRA
Source The Guerrillá
St Pancras, August 1995
Source 96782261@N05
Pancras Road with Great Northern Hotel and St Pancras station, 1994
Source Geograph
Planetarium & Madame Tussauds, May 1996
Source Wikimedia
Charing Cross
Source Britishbuses
Camden Locks, 1995
Source Panoramio
Highgate, January 1995
Source Davidmoth3106
Princess Diana attending Child Health at Spencer House, 25 June 1993
Source Skyrock
Princess Diana with her sons Prince Harry and Prince William at an event, 1995
Source History In Pictures
Blur playing a gig on an Oxford Street roof, 1995
Source Blur
London
Source Smugmug
The first UK lottery introduced, 1994
Source Bt
London Bridge
Source Smugmug
Channel Tunnel, 1994
Source Ron Gatepain
Jumanji, artwork, 1995
Source Street Art + Cinema
Brick Lane, 1995
Source Spitalfieldse1
London's Canary Wharf Tower under construction, 1990
Source Histi Pics
Buckingham Palace, May 1996
Source Wikimedia
Old Spitalfields Market
Source Bettsy1970
The second tower imploding on the Kingshold Estate during demolition, 23 July 1995
Source 41845311@N06
Princess Diana, 22 July 1995
Source Pinterest
Poll tax riots, 1990
Source Dorian Cope
Hyde Park Corner, London to Peking Motor Challenge, 1990
Source Returntickethome
Old Spitalfields Market
Source Bettsy1970
Paint Factory Fire in Beckenham, 1996
Source London Fire Brigade
Blackwall Basin
Source Londondocklands
100 firefighters battle Southall blaze
Source London Fire Brigade
Stamford Bridge, Chelsea FC, 1992
Source Old London
Victoria Line, Finsbury Park, Northbound, 1995
Source Metromadme
Isle of Dogs
Source E Architect
Tower Hill, 1990
Source Philmaxwell
Princess Diana arriving at the Serpentine Gallery, June 1994
Source Harpersbazaarus
Tate Gallery, 1990
Source Gemma Louise. K
Construction of the London Eye on the banks of the River Thames, 1999
Source Histi Pics
Portobello Road, 1990
Source Pinterest
Victoria bus station
Source Wikimedia
Nelson Mandela with the Queen, July 1996
Source The Times Of London
Portobello Road, 1990s
Source Retronaut
Johnny Depp, Iggy Pop and Kate Moss in London
Source History In Snaps
Whitechapel station, 1990
Source Philmaxwell
Tube stock destination codes, Jubilee line, 1996
Source London Enthusiast
London Marathon, 1996
Source Roxii Hs
White tube carriages at Hainault
Source Davidmoth3106
London, 1995
Source Hytam
Three Routemaster buses at Golders Green station, 1995
Source Ralphstephenson
Control panel for stock tube train, 1996
Source London Enthusiast
Poll tax riots, 1990
Source Socialistworker
David Bowie at The Gallery, 28 Cork Street, 1995
Source David Bowie World
Truck bomb detonates on Bishopsgate, killing one and injuring 44, 24 April 1993
Source Londonhistorian
Oasis played at Earls Court, 4 November 1995
Source Oasis World
Canary Wharf, 1990
Source Londonhistorian
Downing Street, 1995
Source Panoramio
A.J Goddard Pie and Mash, 1990
Source Olddeptfordhistory
The Den, home of Millwall FC
Source Old London
Cannon Street to Charing Cross train
Source 16313630@N07
Trowbridge Estate, Hackney, 1996
Source This Brutal House
Docklands, 1991
Source Wikimedia
Nirvana in London, 1991
Source Nirvana
Underground, 1990
Source Aucharbon
Mariah Carey photographed during a promotional visit to London
Source ?
Old Spitalfields Market
Source Bettsy1970
People used these in 1990
Source Steam156
Newton by Eduardo Paolozzi at The British Library, 1995
Source Korybalski
'The Shed' Stamford Bridge, 1994
Source Vintage Footy
Carnaby Street, 1993
Source Cepatri55
Marble Arch, 1991
Source Wikimedia
Strand Station aka Aldwych Station, closed 1994
Source Ladytubedriver
Blur rooftop performance at HMV, Oxford Street, 1995
Source Hmvgetcloser
All Saints Road as London celebrates the New South Africa, April 1994
Source Wolfinlondon
Highbury, 1992
Source Old London
Parliament Square, 1995
Source Gdenieva
Radio Caroline North, 1995
Source Bookamook
Regent Street
Source Scousemojo
The Baltic Exchange in the City of London was bombed by the IRA
Source London Fire Brigade
Gilbert and George at the South London Gallery, 1995
Source South London Gallery
Little Venice, 1995
Source Panoramio
Paddington
Source London Paddington

Last Updated 17 February 2017