Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Dingli cliffs 1958400 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Chadwick Lakes 1958388 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Baileys' tennis team at Marsa 1959426 viewsMe in the striped dressvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Qui-si-Sana cut-out pools 1960554 viewsHere so healthy.valerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The Fortizza 1960447 viewsNear the Chaletvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The Chalet, Ghar-id-Dud 1960432 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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St Julians 1960465 viewsFrom our roof top of Egmont Closevalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Military Bay or Golden Bay 1960553 viewsThis was part of the Model Beach Exhibition to encourage tourists at the time.valerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Dingli Wireless Station February 1960336 viewsWhere my Dad workedvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The new Triton Fountain 1959358 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Me with friends at Marsaxlokk 1960405 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The Newman Family 1958356 viewsHeather middle left and Tony went to Tal Handaqvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Sliema Creek 1958332 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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HMS Forth at Christmas 1958375 views1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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HMS Eagle 1958304 viewsLeaving Grand harbour for Cyprusvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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HMS Daring 1958261 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Gnejna Bay 1958291 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Pieta 1958431 viewsLooks like an RFA ship.3 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Paradise Bay 1958 489 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/Mar 04, 2018
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Marsaloxkk373 viewsMe with friends at Marsaloxkk 1958valerie easter/snowdon/Mar 02, 2018
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Which school?434 viewsDoes anyone know which school and where this could have been taken ?1 commentsLindabFeb 09, 2018
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School uniform 391 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 commentsLindabFeb 09, 2018
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Dockyard Technical College344 viewsSelf with Godwin Bonnet outside one of the old rooms of the Dockyard Technical College 2016. Godwin was one of the apprentices taught by my father 1959-60.1 commentsMartin PowellJan 12, 2018
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SGTS MESS CHRISTMAS PARTY. ROYAL SIGNALS352 viewsProbably taken at Sgts mess in Floriana. Anybody you recognise ?!tedhebdenOct 26, 2017
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Golden Bay424 viewsThe Toms family and friends at Golden Bay 1954PodgeOct 10, 2017
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Summer 1954434 viewsRoger Toms with 2nd Sliema Scouts 1954 names required1 commentsPodgeOct 10, 2017
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RAF Luqa School Choir, 30 May 1964293 viewsRAF Children's School Luqa. School Choir for TV Performance, 30 May 1964.pughcdOct 08, 2017
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Malta '54433 viewsRoger Toms with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodgeOct 07, 2017
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380 viewsMyself standing with David ? At the Marsa club.1 commentsPodgeOct 07, 2017
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Form 2C/3C 1976645 viewsI'm far right - Dez FosterDez FosterJul 18, 2017
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Form 2C / 3C circa 1976570 viewsI'm 2nd from right top row. 4th from right top row is Gary and to his left is Billy Mac (MacDonald) I think it is Steve Fairclough 7th from right top row and to his left a lad called xxxx Gleeson or similar. I cannot recall any of the girls' names, didn't seem important when I was 12!Dez FosterJul 18, 2017
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Malta National Archives Memory Project403 viewsI work at the National Archives of Malta, on the Memorja (National Memory) project. I am conducting oral history interviews with British ex-servicemen/women and their families, who came to Malta after WWII. I was directed towards this fantastic website, and wondered if there was anybody who would like to speak to me about their experiences of being in Malta. By after WWII I mean any decade really! It would be great to have a variety of different decades if possible.

For people who are interested my email address is sandra.blake@gov.mt. I would be happy to provide additional information on the project and be very grateful for any assistance you are able to give.

Thank you and kind regards,

Sandra Blake

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