As Christmas draws nearer, we revisit some classic streets in London comparing the festive season then and now. First up is the lights on Regent Street compared to the same scene in 1955.
November 23, 2017 Acquista
In this digital composite a comparison has been made of Selfridges in 1935 and in 2017.
Trafalgar Square in 1948 and 2017.
Santa arriving at Arding and Hobbs store, Clapham Junction in 1926 and 2017.
November 24, 2017 Acquista
Christmas turkeys hanging outside a poulterers in Watling Street, London in 1923 and 2017.
Christmas carols outside the Old Curiosity Shop in Portsmouth Street in 1956 and 2017.
Stars of 'Song of the Drum' at Drury Lane Theatre at Endell Street in 1930 and the same street in 2017.