Richard III starring Ian McKellen, Maggie Smith and Rober Downey Jr is shot in Senate House and King's Cross.
Islamic Centre of England
Maples furniture store closes
British Library opens
Marcus Davey OBE was appointed Chief Executive of the Roundhouse Trust, to oversee and manage the redevelopment of the Roundhouse into a world-class performance space and a state-of-the-art centre for large numbers of young people to take part in new media and creative arts programmes
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital closes
The Great Court, British Museum opens
50th anniversary performance of “The Mouse Trap” at St Martin’s Theatre, the world’s longest run
Nasim "Nash" Ali, OBE becomes the youngest Mayor of Camden at the age of 34, as well as the first Bangladeshi and first Muslim mayor.
Hampstead Theatre opens
Roundhouse closed for a £30m redevelopment. Architects John McAslan & Partners were asked to bring the performance space back to life, equip it with advanced technology and restore the original features.