Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Me in Maroni Street Gzira on the roof 1959335 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/04/27/18 at 12:21Sheila Evans: Happy days, good friends and great music.
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Aerial view Manoel Is, Valletta and old Tigne.208 views1980s postcard.3 commentsadmin04/21/18 at 17:05Nick Woodley: I think its after 1967 as the city gate does not l...
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Aerial view Manoel Is, Valletta and old Tigne.208 views1980s postcard.3 commentsadmin04/21/18 at 13:56Martin Powell: Intriguing to try and date it. I think the buildin...
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Aerial view Manoel Is, Valletta and old Tigne.208 views1980s postcard.3 commentsadmin04/21/18 at 13:01phillrose: Great picture, looks as though the destruction of ...
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Going Ashore931 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...
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Pieta 1958387 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 439 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 1958387 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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Mr John Lowe1294 viewsStaff 1961 - 1964
As seen recently on the BBC.
3 commentsPrefect03/15/18 at 18:23Martin Powell: Sad to report that JL passed away in February 2018...
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Harry & Anne Wilkinson674 viewsJohn Lowe at the piano.2 commentsPrefect03/15/18 at 18:21Martin Powell: Sad to report that JL passed away in February 2018...
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Sliema Cafe Crowd1068 viewsRon Leeman, Lee Barraby, Kay Carberry, Tony Stackpoole, Stu Kirkwood, John Nicholas, Johnny Hart, Ian McGuire. 1 commentsronthecoolone03/13/18 at 06:11Chris weathered: Remember so well. Im the one in glasses. Chris Hof...
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Sliema Cafe Crowd 1965-66790 views1 commentsDugmore03/13/18 at 06:01Chris weathered: Still have this photo
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Posing outside the Sliema Cafe851 views1 commentsronthecoolone03/13/18 at 05:59Chris weathered: Great times I'm the one sitting on the floor ...
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Inside the Pit - circa mid 60's1047 views1 commentsronthecoolone03/13/18 at 05:58Chris weathered: My father CPO Hoffmeyer supervised us when it open...
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Ron Leeman & Steve Bolster845 viewsA comparison of now and then.1 commentsronthecoolone03/13/18 at 05:53Chris weathered: Remember you both well from the sliema cafe. Good ...
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Chadwick Lakes 1958354 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 1959323 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 1958331 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 1958387 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 439 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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Len Moscrop and Cathy Stephenson Kalafrana 1973923 viewsThis was taken in July 1973 at the Sgt's mess part of Kalafrana beach club. Amazing that there were Officers' , Sgts' and other ranks' beaches. My Dad was a corporal, my best mate's Dad was a Flt Sgt and our Girlfriends' Dads were officers and believe it or not I was asked to leave the Sgt's' beach because of the rank of my Dad; no wonder I am a socialist!7 commentsfifla197303/04/18 at 11:08Chris Howells: Off topic again like Ivan! Ivan what squadron was ...
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School uniform 358 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?386 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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Alongside HMS Forth 19562147 viewsSentinel. Sea Devil, Tudor, Trenchant.
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3 commentsPrefect01/30/18 at 09:24kenneth c proudlove: Excellent photo, while on the rocky rocks of manoe...
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Tigne & Sliema Creek904 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.5 commentsPrefect01/30/18 at 08:23kenneth c proudlove: Alan, i still remember the Sicily trip, excellent ...
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HMS / HMT Brigand682 viewsRescue Tug operating out of Malta with mainly Maltese Crew.
Built 1937. Paid off 1960 after 22 years Med service.

Story HERE
1 commentsrobinwilliams01/26/18 at 22:01admin: HMS Brigand was a tug of the Brigand Class, fitted...
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Staff 1958899 views5 commentsPrefect01/25/18 at 08:11pixelshot: Yes Mr Cleaver was a great guy
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Are there cows in Malta?440 views3 commentsMartin Powell01/24/18 at 20:02pixelshot: They ued to keep them in the lage caves in the 195...
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1 commentsPrefect01/24/18 at 19:59pixelshot: yes got a copy of this ...
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Città di Livorno ©416 views1 commentsPrefect01/24/18 at 19:57pixelshot: Yes our expedition to Italy left and returned on t...
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Small twin Prop - Luqa about 1960709 viewsDon't recognise aircraft or occasion4 commentsdeco.rise01/24/18 at 15:01pixelshot: Yes a Devon one is still flying at Headcorn Airfie...
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Alongside HMS Forth 19562147 viewsSentinel. Sea Devil, Tudor, Trenchant.
Peter Palmer
3 commentsPrefect01/24/18 at 14:35Martin Powell: Yes, went on board - our Cub leader ("Baloo&q...
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