Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Category Albums Files
Tal Handaq
8 1,391
Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)


259 files, last one added on Apr 17, 2018
Album viewed 23235 times

Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)


406 files, last one added on Mar 09, 2018
Album viewed 54632 times

Tal Handaq 70s (1970 - 1978)


149 files, last one added on Mar 23, 2018
Album viewed 33432 times

Staff (All periods)


92 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2013
Album viewed 35512 times

Music & Drama


120 files, last one added on May 29, 2015
Album viewed 8968 times



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

158 files, last one added on Sep 04, 2016
Album viewed 11164 times

The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.


50 files, last one added on Jun 23, 2017
Album viewed 7606 times

Other Service Schools and TH in Later Years


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

157 files, last one added on Jan 12, 2018
Album viewed 13568 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

5 2,922
Then & Now


1023 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2018
Album viewed 107007 times

Royal Visit 1954


30 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2016
Album viewed 613 times

Naval & Military


851 files, last one added on Apr 04, 2018
Album viewed 119304 times



455 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2018
Album viewed 47715 times

Before Our Time


563 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2015
Album viewed 69818 times




5 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to registered members.
9 55
4,368 files in 28 albums and 3 categories with 2,736 comments viewed 2,106,411 times

Last comments
Going Ashore819 views"Educational" cruise to Istanbul, 1966, in Devonia, formerly the troopship Devonshire.4 commentsPrefect04/19/18 at 11:09NICKHOLLOWAY: Second right from front is Nick Holloway .....Defi...
Pieta 1958257 viewsLooks like an RFA ship.3 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/03/18 at 18:22admin: The RFA aficionados say definitely a Ranger class ...
Paradise Bay 1958 304 viewsAbove Paradise Bay with the gang 1958. L-R Sheila Weekes, Cliff Payne, Freda Payne's brother, Margaret Polkinghorne, Me, and Ronnie Fenech whose uncle used to drive the bus. He now lives in Winchester!!! He is my FB friend.2 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/31/18 at 14:04valerie easter/snowdon/: Yes Sheila and I found each other again 52 years!!...
Pieta 1958257 viewsLooks like an RFA ship.3 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/31/18 at 14:00valerie easter/snowdon/: It is She but the one also in the photo is an RFA ...

Last additions
My Mum overlooking Mellieha Bay 19584 viewsUnspoilt view.valerie easter/snowdon/Apr 17, 2018
Fleet in port.9 views1960s.adminApr 15, 2018
Aerial view Manoel Is, Valletta and old Tigne.8 views1970s postcard.adminApr 15, 2018
HMMS 1510 (ex 510) 19517 viewsHarbour minesweeper, postcard.

With Forth before moving to Msida.
adminApr 15, 2018

Random files
HMS Glasgow escorting Britannia 1954 1971 Luqa Airport Viscount (I think) Golden  Bay A More Recent Trip Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963 Jackie ? 1956 Iolanthe 1962 Programme Back to the Bar Mr Jackson Victoria Lines at Binġemma Gap   ©   HMS Ark Royal 1960 © Grand Harbour with British Fleet Lunchtime Footie in the Tennis Courts - circa 1966/67 Mtarfa 1951 Corradino Canteen 
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