Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Pembroke Troop 1961830 viewsWe used to meet at St Andrew's Barracks on a Friday evening.
I loved playing British Bulldog
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Star Disembarkation 1960693 viewsReturn of the TH trip to the Rome Olympics.

See report in the 1961 Magazine
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10th Birthday Tea at Egmont Close838 views17 July 1960
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Birthday Tea818 viewsBack L-R. Andrew West, ?, John Kirby,?, Ralph Rae.
Front L-R. ?, Francis Lloyd, Anne Kirby, Anne Lloyd, John Lloyd.
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John & Clare, Kalafrana Summer 19611154 viewsJohn Day & Clare Hollister. She left Malta on SS Orcades 19th July 1962. Where are you now Clare?
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John Day, Kalafrana Summer 19611187 viewsBlue sea, sky etc. Why did we come home to rain?4 commentsdeco.rise
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Sandra English at Delimara mid 60s1117 viewsWhere are you now Sandra ? Does anyone know?jane banks
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Liz Jameson 19681176 viewsAt St George's. What a change from now - the scenery, I mean!(and me)!! 1 commentsPrefect
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Lifesavers at Kalafrana 19611780 viewsTony Graham2 commentsPrefect
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Martin Canon & Vicki French 1967916 viewsPrefect
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Devonia1096 viewsHere is a Devonia 1966 slide, though I'm not sure where
(Probably Rhodes).
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Tal Handaqians in Athens 1966884 viewsThe guys are amazed at a Greek guard in Athens.That is assuming my memory is correct about where this was! I am sure it was during the Devonia cruise of 1966 that included Delphi, Athens, Istanbul and Rhodes. The following year was Crete, Izmir (Ephesus), Lebanon and Haifa, in Dunera. I must dig out the slides I took that year!1 commentsChris Howells
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Lifeboat Drill; Dunera Cruise 19671414 viewsI am sure that this was the Dunera cruise of early 1967. I was in 3B at the time and this is a scan (took a while to get it down to 250kb!) of a picture that appeared in the Times of Malta.
I cannot name a soul, (apart from me of course! Front row,4 along with head at jaunty angle, book in hand and OMG turn ups!) So if anyone can fill in those names: go for it!
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Headmaster, Mr Plant (right) and his Staff. 1962.940 viewsFrom the 1962 Magazine
Left is Benny Cassar who was Transport Driver from 1947.
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At Meleiha 1964825 viewsPosing in the sea, I think I had found a hermit crab which I am so proudly displaying!Chris Howells
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Meleiha 1964778 viewsMy brother and sister. Tony went to Maidstone Grammar School and Gwyneth to Luqa Primary.2 commentsChris Howells
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Tigne Early 1965806 viewsChris Howells was posing for his Father to take a picture a large wave crashed over giving him a shock!
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School photo 1967656 viewsChris Howells' school photo, though it may have been 1966! I can't rememberChris Howells
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Party Time - The Boys1030 viewsDavid GrahamPrefect
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Party Time 19601143 viewsDavid Graham
Me standing on the extreme right, with Chris Gibbins on my right, Mike Hay, then Chris Cansfield. Two of the girls standing - Val Simmonds and Sally Raisen (spelling?).
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5AG Christmas Party 19601059 viewsDavid Graham
Me on the extreme right,with John Melton in front (saw him last week). ? on my right, then Mike Shears, Mike Milne bending over. Susan Masters, Penny Woolcombe, Rosie (Fluff) Andrews in the white on the right. Chris Gibbins on the extreme left, with Mr Gallagher hidden to Chris's left.
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Lesley Powell - Prize Day 1963832 viewsMartin PowellPrefect
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Hell Boats 1968837 viewsMartin Powell.
Filmed in Malta with a cast of thousands from TH.
SEE CONTRACT
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Scouts, Guides & Sea Rangers 1961971 viewsPrefect
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Form Captains 1961870 viewsPrefect
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Catching Them Young737 viewsMalc Trigg and Dave Gerrard posing on HMS Stubbington.
Weekend trip to Sicily, 17 June 1960.
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Whats Cooking?816 viewsSee the Full Story
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Night Adventure674 viewsThe 1960 Sicily Trip embark in the Star of Malta by MFV.
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Prefects 19601025 viewsPrefect
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Monitors 19603377 views1 commentsPrefect
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Student Protest820 viewsAt the School Club.
Lower extremities of Kathy Hines, right.
Alan Tapp via Gordon Trigg.
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Diane Murton & Beverly Harding829 viewsMarie AllenMarie Allen
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