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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...

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

Last Updated 17 February 2017