Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last comments - Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)
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Fancy Dress '57 ?1310 viewsTop left,Gail Taench, unknown male, Sheila Grimwood, Graham 'Jack' Stubbs, Geoff Day, Craig Love, Liz Wilkinson, Gordon Campbell.
Front row, Jill Wicken, Bob Trott, Val Bevins, Robin Palmer, unknown girl, and Viv Paynter.
Thanks to Spike Walton for providing names of party goers.
5 commentsjane banks09/13/19 at 07:13Geoff Day: Admin : Very sadly noted....comment amended.
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Fancy Dress '57 ?1310 viewsTop left,Gail Taench, unknown male, Sheila Grimwood, Graham 'Jack' Stubbs, Geoff Day, Craig Love, Liz Wilkinson, Gordon Campbell.
Front row, Jill Wicken, Bob Trott, Val Bevins, Robin Palmer, unknown girl, and Viv Paynter.
Thanks to Spike Walton for providing names of party goers.
5 commentsjane banks09/12/19 at 23:59admin: Gordon (Wrymouth) and Geoff, very sad to report th...
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Fancy Dress '57 ?1310 viewsTop left,Gail Taench, unknown male, Sheila Grimwood, Graham 'Jack' Stubbs, Geoff Day, Craig Love, Liz Wilkinson, Gordon Campbell.
Front row, Jill Wicken, Bob Trott, Val Bevins, Robin Palmer, unknown girl, and Viv Paynter.
Thanks to Spike Walton for providing names of party goers.
5 commentsjane banks09/12/19 at 14:14Geoff Day: I remember Jack very well too, there are very few ...
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Roller skating at Rocky Vale764 viewsDiana Dick, John Knight, Alec Downs and Robin Palmer3 commentsjknight09/08/19 at 21:11admin: Kenneth I have sent you a pm by email - but you ma...
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Roller skating at Rocky Vale764 viewsDiana Dick, John Knight, Alec Downs and Robin Palmer3 commentsjknight09/06/19 at 00:57kenneth c proudlove: What a very sad looking, Robin Palmer, anyone know...
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Sliema Creek 1958336 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/01/23/19 at 00:24kenneth c proudlove: Lived in Gzira, and was most empressed with the c...
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Probably 19591040 viewsSue Hills & Tricia Staff at the back.
Front - Pat Glover, Wendy Cox, Dawn Fear, Alexandra Batty, Eileen Beer, Carol Robinson, Pat Woolner , Pauline Green, Valerie Lawrence ....
3 commentsPrefect07/02/18 at 16:46admin: Thank you Patsy.
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Probably 19591040 viewsSue Hills & Tricia Staff at the back.
Front - Pat Glover, Wendy Cox, Dawn Fear, Alexandra Batty, Eileen Beer, Carol Robinson, Pat Woolner , Pauline Green, Valerie Lawrence ....
3 commentsPrefect06/23/18 at 04:03PatsyG: Dawn Fear, seated 3rd from left. Pauline Green fa...
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Me April 19591558 views...but does anyone know where this is?1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/27/18 at 12:28Sheila Evans: I only know where it is not.
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My Mum overlooking Mellieha Bay 19588639 viewsUnspoilt view.1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/27/18 at 12:25Sheila Evans: Nice one of your mum Val and I remember that dress...
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Me in Maroni Street Gzira on the roof 1959450 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/27/18 at 12:21Sheila Evans: Happy days, good friends and great music.
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Pieta 1958437 viewsLooks like an RFA ship.3 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/03/18 at 18:22admin: The RFA aficionados say definitely a Ranger class ...
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Paradise Bay 1958 492 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!!...
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Pieta 1958437 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 ...
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Chadwick Lakes 1958394 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/11/18 at 15:53Sheila Evans: I never went there back in the school days.
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The new Triton Fountain 1959363 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/11/18 at 15:50Sheila Evans: Nice to know it has been restored and looks lovely...
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HMS Forth at Christmas 1958379 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/11/18 at 15:45Sheila Evans: The Forth was great with all her lights on at Chri...
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Pieta 1958437 viewsLooks like an RFA ship.3 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/03/11/18 at 15:40Sheila Evans: HMS Ausonia Val.
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Paradise Bay 1958 492 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/03/11/18 at 15:36Sheila Evans: We are still going strong Val, Maggie and myse...
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School uniform 394 viewsIs this the school uniform ? It was taken in 1951. I am trying to find out what RNS my sister Betty (Elizabeth) Blakelock attended 1 commentsLindab02/09/18 at 20:51Martin Powell: Not sure about the beret but the blazer is Verdala...
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Which school?437 viewsDoes anyone know which school and where this could have been taken ?1 commentsLindab02/09/18 at 20:48Martin Powell: Badge is definitely TH or Verdala. Outside a house...
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1794 viewsTal Handak Class 1DG 1958 - 1959

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12 commentsBillPutman01/24/18 at 09:03pixelshot: Beer242...Yes Carol and l were great pals met up w...
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Summer 1954439 viewsRoger Toms with 2nd Sliema Scouts 1954 names required1 commentsPodge11/25/17 at 13:59phillrose: There was a scout hut in Tigne Barracks, was this ...
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Daphne Wye990 viewsOn her roof at Senglea.3 commentsPrefect11/11/17 at 08:57alexander: i stayed there in st josephes street 57/60 a crowd...
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Malta '54436 viewsRoger Toms with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodge10/16/17 at 08:29Podge: Myself on the right and David at the Masa club
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384 viewsMyself standing with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodge10/16/17 at 08:27Podge: Myself standing with David ? At the Marsa club.
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Peter Sheldrake & Barry Horder 798 views Tal Handak Sports Day, Wednesday 21st May 1952 at Manoel Island.1 commentsPrefect06/16/17 at 19:25billkby: That's odd I was there in 1952 but don't...
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Cubs mid 50s750 viewsPat Fairbairn1 commentsPrefect06/16/17 at 12:14billkby: I remember being in1st Tal Handaq cubs around 1953...
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Scouts 1949828 viewsAwaiting the arrival of HRH Princess Elizabeth.1 commentsPrefect03/25/17 at 13:13DZ5591: Some of my class there in the cubs row: Ian Wood? ...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1156 views5 commentsjknight03/03/17 at 16:37deco.rise: I was there in 1959. Remember Cpt Mannering & Lt C...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1156 views5 commentsjknight02/17/17 at 20:40PatsyG: 2nd row, standing far left - Mr Stanley, our Comme...
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Italy Trip 1958635 views3 commentsPrefect10/04/16 at 21:20explorerD: Roger Mantle, with his arms folded, was my brother...
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