A lone demonstrator rests as police form lines to protect a coking plant at Orgreave near Sheffield. The 'Battle of Orgreave' when up to 5,000 miners fought with police was one of the most violent episodes of the 1984 miners' strike.
May 01, 1984 License
The exterior of the Lloyds building, which was designed by architect Richard Rogers and built between 1978 and 1986, Lime Street, London, England, circa 1990.
April 08, 2013 License
British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher attends an office opening at Blackfriars Foundry the day after Nigel Lawson resigned as Chancellor of the Exchequer, 27th October 1989.
February 09, 2011 License
Gerry Conlon, one of the 'Guildford Four' leaves the Old Bailey, London, with his sisters, after the sentences in the case were quashed, 19th October 1989. Conlon had been convicted, with three others, of IRA Bombings in Guildford, and...More
Indian Moslem writer Salman Rushdie in cluttered study going through book before going into hiding after writing SATANIC VERSES for which the Ayatollah Khomeini would soon sentence him to death.
June 19, 2007 License
British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher with police officers at the wreck of Pan Am Flight 103 after it crashed onto the town of Lockerbie in Scotland, 22nd December 1988. On 21st December 1988, the Boeing 747 Clipper Maid of the Seas...More
A man using an early mobile phone at the Daily Express offices in London, 20th October 1988.
People dancing to acid house music at the Hacienda night club in Manchester, 5th October 1988.
Traders at the London Stock Exchange, May 1988.
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Songwriting trio Stock, Aitken and Waterman share their success at the Ivor Novello Awards, held at the Grosvenor House Hotel, 15th April 1988. They won awards for Songwriter of the Year, Most Performed Work and Best-Selling A-Side.