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Memories of the Royal Naval School, Malta, 1947 - 1978.

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Tal Handaq
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Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)


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Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)


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429 files, last one added on Mar 01, 2022
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Tal Handaq 70s (1970 - 1978)


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164 files, last one added on Mar 13, 2022
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Staff (All periods)


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97 files, last one added on Dec 26, 2021
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Music & Drama


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120 files, last one added on May 29, 2015
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Reunions


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Next one 3rd Sept 2016 at Bath Uni. Email viv@dmeventservices.co.uk for info and to join reunion database or contact members.

167 files, last one added on Jan 03, 2021
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The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.


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68 files, last one added on Apr 02, 2022
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Other Service Schools and TH in Later Years


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Verdala, Tigne, St Andrew's, Luqa, Mtarfa.

172 files, last one added on Feb 14, 2022
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8 albums on 1 page(s)

Malta
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Then & Now


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Royal Visit 1954


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30 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2016
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Naval & Military


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874 files, last one added on May 17, 2022
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Transport


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466 files, last one added on Feb 01, 2022
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Before Our Time


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566 files, last one added on Feb 24, 2021
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All The King's Men - 1976360 views The King, Andy Basson, The Queen, Joanne Wiggins, Chillingworth, Tony Clarke, Col Massey, Nick Hall. King's Soldiers and Generals Women and Children of Gloucester. Drummer Boy, Peter Graham.2 commentsPrefect04/10/22 at 20:36admin: You may be right Frances - info is taken from the...
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All The King's Men - 1976360 views The King, Andy Basson, The Queen, Joanne Wiggins, Chillingworth, Tony Clarke, Col Massey, Nick Hall. King's Soldiers and Generals Women and Children of Gloucester. Drummer Boy, Peter Graham.2 commentsPrefect04/10/22 at 20:20fxroff: Isn't 'Chillingworth' Terry Clarke ...
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Stamp cover to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross77 viewsTo mark the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross BFPS has produced, in conjunction with the George Cross Island Association (GCIA), a commemorative cover to be issued on the 15th of April 2022.

The covers can be ordered from the BFPS online shop or by post by sending a cheque (payable to ‘BFPS CIC’) to BFPS, The Old Post Office, Links Place, Elie, LEVEN, KY9 1AX

Details HERE
2 commentsadmin03/15/22 at 15:45admin:
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Stamp cover to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross77 viewsTo mark the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross BFPS has produced, in conjunction with the George Cross Island Association (GCIA), a commemorative cover to be issued on the 15th of April 2022.

The covers can be ordered from the BFPS online shop or by post by sending a cheque (payable to ‘BFPS CIC’) to BFPS, The Old Post Office, Links Place, Elie, LEVEN, KY9 1AX

Details HERE
2 commentsadmin03/15/22 at 15:37Ivan: Thanks for the heads-up (as they say these days). ...

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Their Royal Highnesses at the Dockyard Church 18 viewsPost-war venue. This closed when Baileys took over the yard in 1961.

See also DAVID SPEAR

Copyright © David Spear 2022
adminMay 17, 2022
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Dockyard Church Malta34 viewsThis is the pre-war venue (in a tunnel !)

Sketch by war artist Leslie Cole. Copyright © IWM Art.IWM ART LD 3243
Photo : unattributed
adminMay 14, 2022
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Tigne Point then and now109 viewsIn days of old when knights were bold,
Developers not invented;
The view serene, tower blocks unseen
And everyone contented.

Top photo : Edmund Ashman, ex-Tigne School 1950s
Bottom photo from internet search - unattributed
adminMay 01, 2022
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HMS Ark Royal114 views..... during a Royal Navy open day in Grand Harbour, 1959

Photo : unattributed
adminApr 16, 2022

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