Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Slippery customer on slip.369 viewsKalafrana 1950

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Pretty Bay party c1952353 viewsSue Lewis (nee Reed)SC-UKApr 25, 2016
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Hal Far - HMS Falcon282 viewsMy father Len Reed was in the Royal Navy when he became in charge of a small unit of the Fleet Air Arm at Hal Far in 1950-53. I think he went up in planes fixing electrical faults connected with the radios and communications. (He didn't care much for that part !)

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Buschetto Gardens 1952285 viewsMe in centre.

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Pathe News clip232 viewsPlay video clip HERE (click on orange word)

For nine more clips of the Royal visit search youtube for British Pathe Queen in Malta 1954.
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215 viewsBritannia escorted by the Med Fleet en route to Malta.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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195 viewsHM the Queen and TRHs Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Charles in a special enclosure on Britannia's bridge.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Suggestions for ship names welcome.....218 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Suggestions for ship names welcome..... 202 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Three cheers203 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Destroyers in line ahead escorting Britannia190 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Land ho !200 viewsA future Royal sailor

Sorry for camera shake
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A perfect gentleman178 viewsPrince Charles gives his sister Princess Anne a helping hand as they leave the Hotel PhoeniciaSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Philip and Louis play polo189 viewsCharles and Anne accompanied the Queen to watch their father play polo at the Marsa polo ground. HRH played for the Navy team against the Army for the Rundle Cup and scored once.

HM presented the Cup to Admiral Mountbatten and trophies to the other seven players.
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En route to the Marsa....185 views....to watch the polo match.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Entering Grand Harbour174 viewsTug name anyone?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Investiture178 viewsHer Majesty held an Investiture at the Palace where 19 recipients were invested with their awards.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Off-duty moment179 viewsNo handbag?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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In civvies187 viewsWhither away? Photos of all official trips ashore have HRH in uniform.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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HMS Galatea - 1978 - 263 viewsA PR shot found by Russ Palmer when clearing out one of the ships offices prior to going in to refit.SC-UKApr 17, 2016
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School field, March 1970663 viewsAnother from Teri.

Back L-R Bruce Woodcock, Ros Cary, Rosanne Knox

Front: Janie Ireland, Rina Demby Tayar, Gillie Pike
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School field, March 1970600 viewsBruce Woodcock, Ros Cary, Teri Murray, Gillie Pike, Janie Ireland, Rina Demby Tayar

Photo : Teri Ahlmark
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Rear Admiral Loram Visit to RAF Luqa Primary School 1973522 views?? Capt Mike Law on right?KarlFeb 24, 2016
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RAF Luqa Primary School Oct 1973 pupils assembled404 viewsHarvest Festival Service 23 October 1973 with Rear-Admiral David Loram and staff in attendance.KarlFeb 24, 2016
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RAF Luqa Primary School313 viewsSchool visit on 9 Feb 1973 by Controller of SCEA Group Captain Angus McIntosh, accompanied by Captain Brierley.
Who is the teacher on the left? Gordon Partridge (Headmaster) on right.
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RAF Luqa Primary School children 1972-73449 viewsTaken by my Father, Gordon Partridge, who was then Headmaster.KarlFeb 24, 2016
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