1982 was a time of punks and goths and not very good haircuts. It was the year of Prince William's birth and the Falklands War. The London Marathon was only in its second year. Take a look through the gallery below to relive those times.
Clock End, Highbury Source Old London The punks of King's Road, Chelsea Source Pu Nk and Stuff Stoney Street, Southwark Source Disappearing London A London pub Source Herb Lester Nick Cave and The Birthday Party Source Distracted Film Paul McCartney recording Pipes of Peace at AIR Studios, Oxford Street Source Paulmccartney Princess Diana at the premiere of ET at the Empire Theatre, Leicester Square Source 47368377@n07 QPR supporters Source Old London Inspecting the punks Source Pu Nk and Stuff Tubby Isaacs' jellied eels stall in Whitechapel Source Old London Looking eastward from Tower Bridge walkway Source Geograph Princess Diana outside St. Paul's Cathedral after the Falkland Islands Memorial Service, 26 July 1982 Source Lovelydianaprincessofwales Rosette seller outside White Hart Lane, Spurs v. Bayern Source Old London Wheels Roller Disco, Hammersmith Broadway Source Old London 'Spanish Lisa' on the tube - main star of The Stranglers' Strange Little Girl video Source Pu Nk and Stuff Sir Jules Sound Table at Gossips, Dean Street Source Rob Baker Blackheath Station Source Geograph Hat fun in Carnaby Street Source Flickriver Ivydale Road, Nunhead Source Ideal Homes Bowie checks out a fan's music collection in Park Royal Source Bowiesongs Piccadilly Circus lacked the digital displays we know today Source Kisstheskyagain A runner reaches mile 18 of the London Marathon Source Jenny Geras Future site of London City Airport Source London City Airport Selfridges, with a laser beam for Christmas lights Source Herb Lester Bermondsey as it was Source Pinterest Richard Burton reading Under Milk Wood, Haymarket Theatre Source Richard Burton Museum Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson dancing at a party at the Hilton Hotel Source This Is Not Porn Bauhaus film their Ziggy Stardust video at The Roundhouse Source Playlist Ist Brian Eno and John Cage Source Brian Eno Paddington Station Source Herb Lester The Batcave Club in Meard Street, Soho -- a noted Goth hangout Source Therawskin Punks on King's Road, 1982 Source Pu Nk and Stuff The Flask, Highgate Source Herb Lester Punks in Hammersmith Source Londonist Punks Source Pu Nk and Stuff The second ever London Marathon, Blackwall entrance West India Docks Source Geograph
Last Updated 11 April 2017