Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Fancy Dress '57 ?1291 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.
2 commentsjane banks11/03/14 at 17:07wrymouth: I remember Jack very well. We were in the same hou...
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On the beach again952 viewsMalcolm Hill3 commentsPrefect11/03/14 at 16:58wrymouth: Spike as I recall you were not the slightest bit s...
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St Luke's 1950430 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefect10/25/14 at 12:20robinwilliams: Almost certainly the Nasprite she was there in 195...
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The Importance of Being Earnest 1956 - 2380 viewsReview in the 1957 Magazine. 2 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 19:14Prefect: Review in the 1957 Magazine.
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Play time in the school field!787 viewsPete Alden with Rita Mays, Joy Sutton (rear) and Diana Dick seated on top.2 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 13:43Prefect: The software in comments is censorious so I have p...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1145 views5 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 13:32Prefect: Could be Autumn 1959 though was in the 1960 Magazi...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1145 views5 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 11:14jknight: Front row from left - ?, Lt Cdr Arthur, ?, Gordon ...
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Sea Scouts visit the aircraft carrier USS Wasp in Grand Harbour708 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 11:08jknight: A mixture of RN School and Dockyard Sea Scouts. Jo...
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Play time in the school field!787 viewsPete Alden with Rita Mays, Joy Sutton (rear) and Diana Dick seated on top.2 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 11:02jknight: Pete Alden with Rita Mays, Joy Sutton (rear) and D...
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Roller skating at Rocky Vale741 viewsDiana Dick, John Knight, Alec Downs and Robin Palmer1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 11:00jknight: Diana (...), John Knight, Alec Downs and Robin Pal...
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Lady Mountbatten inspects Sea Scouts572 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:57jknight: Speaking to Troup Leader Trevor Bailey, Skipper To...
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The Importance of Being Earnest 1956 - 2380 viewsReview in the 1957 Magazine. 2 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:54jknight: Peter Pond, ?, ?, Roddy Robertson, John Knight, ba...
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The Importance of Being Earnest 1956 - 1288 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:50jknight: John Knight (butler) Joy Sutton and ? and ?
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Admiral Mountbatten boards TS Egmont for commissioning.512 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:47jknight: I am one of the bosun's pipes
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RN Sea Scouts row Lord Rowallan ashore from TS Egmont491 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:44jknight: John Knight bow oar, Malcolm Savage cox?
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Chief Scout Lord Rowallan visits TS Egmont468 viewsThe story of Tal Handaq Sea Scouts is here.1 commentsjknight09/28/14 at 16:10Prefect: The story of Tal Handaq Sea Scouts is here.
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6th Form Boys v Girls Hockey Match 1025 viewsManoel Island 20th December 1957.
There is a photo of these player's signatures on this site .
jane Banks
2 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 16:46Prefect: OK, I've flipped it.
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1892 viewsAll signatures are on a photo on this site.

jane Banks
7 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 14:29jknight: This would have been winter 57/58 when I was in lo...
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6th Form Boys v Girls Hockey Match 1025 viewsManoel Island 20th December 1957.
There is a photo of these player's signatures on this site .
jane Banks
2 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 14:17jknight: I think this was 6th form boys versus girls hockey...
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More names please1272 viewsMalcolm Hill5 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 13:51jknight: I have the very back row as Mathews, Powell and Ri...
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Lots of Naval Boats361 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 18:15Prefect: No not dated but I guess a Fleet Regatta in the 19...
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HMS Scorcher 1947281 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 17:33Prefect: Yes, Tigne Barracks & Stella Maris. The mast on th...
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HMS Scorcher 1947281 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 16:56pullu: Tigne in the background? It looks like Stella Ma...
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Lots of Naval Boats361 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 15:31phillrose: Any date given? So many brass hats I am surprised ...
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One name (no longer) wanted1738 viewsMalcom Hill6 commentsPrefect09/22/14 at 18:23Prefect: Thanks JK, I have changed the annotations.
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One name (no longer) wanted1738 viewsMalcom Hill6 commentsPrefect09/22/14 at 18:18jknight: Front left is Cecil Ware not Chris Beavis. Front r...
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The Coast Road © 394 viewsthrough Bahar ic Caghaq is being dualled.1 commentsPrefect09/10/14 at 19:46Chris Howells: I tried walking up there last Saturday (06.09.2014...
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Hotel Riviera/Martinique, Ghajn Tuffieha.596 viewsWas it ever that swish?2 commentsPrefect08/27/14 at 19:15Prefect: And the name now belongs to the restaurant down on...
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Hotel Riviera/Martinique, Ghajn Tuffieha.596 viewsWas it ever that swish?2 commentsPrefect08/27/14 at 15:25MacHead: Named after the Martin family who owned and ran it...
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Who Are They? 19661020 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/25/14 at 15:08Prefect: Confirmed negative.
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"The Umbrellas"648 views7 commentsPrefect08/22/14 at 00:54Martin Powell: Yanoh.
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Who Are They? 19661020 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/22/14 at 00:34Martin Powell: Already had. Ask him.
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