Timeline Bg
  1. 1995

    1. Richard III starring Ian McKellen, Maggie Smith and Rober Downey Jr is shot in Senate House and King's Cross.

  2. 1997

    1. Islamic Centre of England

    2. Maples furniture store closes

    3. British Library opens Slide

  3. 1999

    1. 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

  4. 2000

    1. Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital closes

    2. The Great Court, British Museum opens British  Museum

  5. 2002

    1. 50th anniversary performance of “The Mouse Trap” at St Martin’s Theatre, the world’s longest run

  6. 2003

    1. 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.

    2. Hampstead Theatre opens

  7. 2004

    1. 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.