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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Bridesmaid331 viewsAs bridesmaid at a family friend Wren's wedding Kalafrana 1950s.

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"St George" Pretty Bay476 viewsWhere the Reed family lived 1950-3.

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Leonard Reed289 viewsMy father Len Reed in the garden at St George, Pretty Bay c1951.

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Hal Far - HMS Falcon313 viewsMy father Leonard Reed second from right c1951.

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Mess Ball - Hal Far?339 viewsMy parents and pals.

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Slippery customer on slip.423 viewsKalafrana 1950

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Pretty Bay party c1952399 viewsSue Lewis (nee Reed)SC-UKApr 25, 2016
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Hal Far - HMS Falcon327 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 1952327 viewsMe in centre.

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Pathe News clip247 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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225 viewsBritannia escorted by the Med Fleet en route to Malta.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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203 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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Three cheers217 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Destroyers in line ahead escorting Britannia204 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Land ho !214 viewsA future Royal sailor

Sorry for camera shake
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A perfect gentleman191 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 polo205 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....198 views....to watch the polo match.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Entering Grand Harbour188 viewsTug name anyone?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Investiture198 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 moment200 viewsNo handbag?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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In civvies204 viewsWhither away? Photos of all official trips ashore have HRH in uniform.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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HMS Galatea - 1978 - 307 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 1970801 viewsAnother from Teri.

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

Front: Janie Ireland, Rina Demby Tayar, Gillie Pike
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