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