1960 was the year that London hosted Eurovision at Royal Festival Hall. Elsewhere, Westminster prepared for a visit from French general Charles de Gaulle, singer Eartha Kitt paid the capital a visit, and the whiskey vending machine was unveiled.
Young boy in a market crowd, Portobello Road Source Museumoflondonprints Jean Shrimpton on Edgware Road Source Theswinginsixties A whiskey vending machine at the Second Automatic Vending Exhibition Source History Pics Loughborough Estate, Brixton Source Old London Chelsea football team in training Source Old London Source Elthon Snail Old Street Source Old London Acton Lane Power Station Source Old London Four women at a market stall on Portobello Road Source Museumoflondonprints Selling newspapers outside Edgware Road Underground station Source Old London Outside Waterloo station Source Museumoflondonprints Shoppers at a market stall on Portobello Road Source Museumoflondonprints Group of men at a market stall, Portobello Road Source Museumoflondonprints Whitechapel Source Mcgmassimo Oxford Street Source Lost in History Sophia Loren on the London set of The Millionairess. Source Old London Hammersmith Broadway Source Old London First opened as a cinema in the 1930s, the Queens building in Westbourne Grove is an Art Deco masterpiece that's been restored to its former glory. Photo taken in 1960. Source Heals Furniture London transport skid pan, Chiswick Source Old London Jean Shrimpton during her first sitting with photographer Norman Parkinson Source Rob Baker Prince Phillip chats with people at the Labour Exchange in Holloway Source Londonhistorian French flags flying over Westminster for a visit by General de Gaulle, April 1960 Source Old London Piccadilly Circus by night Source Flashbak.com Notting Hill adventure playground Source Old London American singer Eartha Kitt at Paddington station Source Old London Telephone boxes for sale, 1960 Source Old London Seven Sisters Road Source Old London Denmark Street Source Brizzlebornandbred Liverpool Street station Source Old London Ealing Broadway Source John Smith Jackie Collins on her wedding day in London, 13 December 1960 Source Instagram Battersea Power Station Source Old Pics Archive Women learning shorthand at Brixton College Source Museumoflondonprints Reading Lady Chatterley on the tube the day Penguin published the first unexpurgated version Source Rob Baker Kensington Gardens Source Old London Eurovision at Royal Festival Hall Source This Brutal House Charing Cross railway station Source Old London Nick Drake in London Source Impossible Cool.
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