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Tal Handaq or ORFC 04 (can't remember which).612 viewsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 03 (can't remember which).590 viewsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 01 (can't remember which).628 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman & Steve Bolster901 viewsA comparison of now and then.1 commentsronthecoolone
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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963 816 viewsSetting off from St Angelo Camber.
Photos from Brian Fuller/Jon Haylock.
The trip took four days in all and the first was spent in reaching up the coast to Paradise Bay where we camped for the night. On the second morning we sailed from Paradise Bay to Mgarr in Gozo via the South and North Comino Channels.
After lunch at Mgarr we reached down to Golden Bay where we said adios to Cdr. Des Clayes and camped for the night. On the third morning we were joined by Mr. McGillivray and Mr. Ratcliff and ran down to Benghisa Point (via Filfla) and then we pulled up to the R.A.F.S.C. at Marsaxlokk — a mere 11 miles. After a relatively peaceful night under a real roof, we tacked out of the bay to Delimara Point and then ran up the coast to Grand Harbour which we reached just after lunch.




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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963936 viewsStanding:- Mr. R McGillivray Mr. P. Ratcliffe Lt.Cdr. Q. Des Clayes
Bill English Chris Dunn
Jeremy Salter Dave Hobden Keith Holmes Jon Haylock
Peter Mannering Geoff Dearden
John “Titch” Payne John Passmore (Skip K4) Brian Fuller (Skip K3) Tony Ashforth
How to sail whalers.

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The School 19611151 views1 commentsPrefect
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Tiny Knapman and Sue Old 65-66937 viewsScrubbed up for some RAF Officers do in Valetta 3 commentsRichard Knapman
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Tiny Knapman - Tigne Beach Summer 66775 viewsRichard Knapman
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Swimming Gala766 viewsSt Vincent were always the bestRichard Knapman
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RIP Richard 'Tiny' Knapman 1950-2019657 viewsSummer of 66 World Cup - Tigne Beach they were good days1 commentsRichard Knapman
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Football at Manoel Island801 viewsLST Empire Curlew beyond.Prefect
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Pete Shepheard700 viewsWinning a race at Marsa.Prefect
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Sue Kitson1041 views2 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman - circa 1966/67697 viewsronthecoolone
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Lunchtime Footie in the Tennis Courts - circa 1966/67667 viewsFrom L to R - Steve Brewster, Ron Leeman, ?, Tony Stackpoole, ? Johnny Hart, ? ronthecoolone
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Tony Stackpoole & Ron Leeman in Schoold Field - circa 1966/671894 views3 commentsronthecoolone
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Dave Stamp, Ron Leeman & Steve Brewster - circa 1966542 viewsronthecoolone
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Inside the Pit - circa mid 60's1105 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Outside the Pit - circa mid 60's720 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman outside the Sliema Cafe - 1966562 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman & Tony Hampson - 1966884 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leemans School Leaving Report - 1967592 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman, 100 yds, 1968497 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman in School Field (2)450 viewsronthecoolone
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Posing outside the Sliema Cafe903 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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George - Sliema Cafe Hobse Maker589 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman, Stu Kirkwood & Steve Brewster seeing off Steve Bolster @ Luqa Airport807 viewsronthecoolone
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Tigne Rocks (2)627 viewsronthecoolone
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Tigne Rocks (1)631 viewsronthecoolone
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Sports Day 1960591 viewsPrefect
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Sports Day at Ta Kali 1960574 viewsPete Shepheard & RADM Hetherington.
Also Mr Cleaver, Capt Mannering, Mr Witherspoon & Mr Edgell.
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