London in 1973, in All Its Grainy Black and White Glory

In the garden of the Windsor Castle, Campden Hill Road

These wonderful photos of London in 1973 are shown with kind permission of Belfast-born Norman Craig – you can find much more of his work at his Flickr site.

Lunchtime gossip on Cheapside

News Stand London

Whitleys department store – bargain basement. Crockery at 5p a piece

Catching up on the news on the tube on the way from work

London 1973 Norman Craig

Paternoster Square

Kenneth Williams in My Fat Friend at the Globe Theatre in April 1973.

‘Well hello’ – Cheapside in 1973

Ludgate Circus

Tube travel with cigarettes

Window shopping in Oxford St – Selfridges

Early evening, Piccadilly Circus

Sitar fettling in Holland Park

Central line platform at Oxford Circus

Victoria Station

Oxford Street store, London

Street style at St Paul’s

Sunbathing in Holland Park


London 1973 Norman Craig

Oxford Street