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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

Last additions - The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.
Made in Malta - The Count of Monte Cristo, 2002174 viewsGood swashbuckling stuff, filmed 80% on location in Malta. Your admin has dived the treasure cave !

Full movie free HERE
adminApr 02, 2022
Stamp cover to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross107 viewsTo mark the 80th anniversary of Malta's George Cross BFPS has produced, in conjunction with the George Cross Island Association (GCIA), a commemorative cover to be issued on the 15th of April 2022.

The covers can be ordered from the BFPS online shop or by post by sending a cheque (payable to ‘BFPS CIC’) to BFPS, The Old Post Office, Links Place, Elie, LEVEN, KY9 1AX

Details HERE
2 commentsadminMar 12, 2022
Memoir - Peter Keddie355 viewsClick here to view

Screen name Pbked, Tal Handaq 1962-65
2 commentsSC-UKJul 14, 2021
Videos from 2005 before demolition475 viewsA reminder to view Bruce Williams' TH website and watch videos donated by Lynn Mentiply.

The blue link should land on Bruce's video page, then scroll down the page. There are five to watch not including the one at the foot of the page which is not playing.

Be sure to check out the rest of his site via the Home button in the photo of Bruce near the top of his page.
2 commentsadminOct 01, 2020
PDF Athletics Day 1970 - from Mike Wynne315 viewsClick here for TH Athletics 1970SC-UKAug 05, 2020
PDF Athletics Day 1969 - from Mike Wynne124 viewsClick here for TH Athletics 1969SC-UKAug 05, 2020
PDF Malta Youth Champs 1970 - from Mike Wynne108 viewsClick here for Malta AAA Youth Champs 1970SC-UKAug 05, 2020
PDF Malta Youth Champs 1969 - from Mike Wynne91 viewsClick here for Malta AAA Youth Champs 1969SC-UKAug 05, 2020
Magazines207 viewsLink to the magazine collection, all scanned by David "Prefect" Gerrard....

>>> HERE
adminJun 20, 2020
Sports Day 1968175 viewsPDF of Sports Day 1968 - from Mike Wynne.

Click here to view

SC-UKMar 11, 2020
Dione Venables at BFBS Part 2215 viewsAutobiography of Dione's time at BFBS 1969-79.

Part 2

By kind permission of Dione Venables - Copyright © 2019
adminMar 06, 2020
Dione Venables at BFBS Part 1143 viewsAutobiography of Dione's time at BFBS 1969-79.

Part 1

By kind permission of Dione Venables - Copyright © 2019
adminMar 06, 2020
Suna in Marsamxett256 viewsJoe Mardel at the helm, 1958.

Suna was a "windfall" yacht. With Star & RNSA 14' as supporting cast.

See Windfall Yacht Suna
adminJul 06, 2019
The Tales of Peter Prictoe209 viewsPP was a pupil at Verdala Dockyard School in the 1930s. He wrote some splendid anecdotes which can be read online HERE adminMar 21, 2019
Malta Family History102 viewsThe lost website now archived can still be visited.

Essential resource for historians.

Find it HERE
adminMar 21, 2019
UPDATED FILE - wartime memories150 views...see comments below post - HEREMartin PowellJan 26, 2019
HMS Forth at Christmas 1958 ©159 viewsDaytime view.adminDec 22, 2018
HMS Forth at Christmas 1958 ©125 views60 years, seems like yesterday.

© Valerie Easter/Snowdon/Shutler
adminDec 22, 2018
"Mintoff withdrawal" 1972 - even the horses were sent packing.506 viewsPolo ponies back to Blighty.

Cutting : Janice Frapwell Baker
adminJun 23, 2017
Different badge styles545 viewsDepending on which shop embroidered them.PrefectApr 16, 2014
1978475 viewsTHE FINAL EDITION Now ShowingPrefectAug 03, 2013
1977416 viewsViewPrefectApr 09, 2013
HM Dockyard Schools Syllabus 1930458 views...and exam paper 1938.

Could you cope?
1 commentsPrefectJan 25, 2013
1976430 viewsNow ShowingPrefectDec 16, 2012
1975492 viewsPrefectAug 05, 2012
1974444 viewsVIEWPrefectFeb 21, 2012
Gozo Immigration Control545 viewsNew VideoPrefectJan 28, 2012
See >>School History<<597 viewsPrefectJan 16, 2012
Memoir - Misses Candey & Yule612 views4 commentsPrefectJan 15, 2012
Memoir - Barbara Miller545 viewsPrefectNov 01, 2011
1973767 viewsNow showing
For reasons that are well known, this is the first Tal Handaq magazine for two years, the scheduled publishing date for last year having fallen within the two missing terms. An account of these missing terms will be found elsewhere in this magazine.
PrefectOct 27, 2011
Your School Reports633 viewsAre you brave enough?PrefectOct 11, 2011
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