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