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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Most viewed - Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)
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John & Ursula Payne4079 viewsManoel Island 1961John Payne
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Monitors 19603388 views1 commentsPrefect
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TH Dance at Verdala2774 viewsbernardhoctor
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Eros Cafe Sliema, Summer 19692538 viewsPaul Wickham, Dom Busuttil-Rivers, Keith Woodcock, Dan Rowan.

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Pat Cooper 19642257 viewsPrefect
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Tony Stackpoole & Ron Leeman in Schoold Field - circa 1966/671936 views3 commentsronthecoolone
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Lifesavers at Kalafrana 19611792 viewsTony Graham2 commentsPrefect
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Tigne Beach1635 views14 commentsbernardhoctor
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Adrian Worley 1952-20041530 viewsTaken at the Farnborough reunion 1999. Adrian took his own life in Jan 2004 after a long history of health problems, which were not helped by his service in Bosnia.2 commentsMartin Powell
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Tigne 19641483 viewsCathy Johnstone, ?, Rod Deas, Chris Pullen, John (Flash) Moore, ?.
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Tigne 19651461 viewsBack: Diane (Spartacus) Prater, Brian (Beatle) Jackson?, Jane Baxter.
Middle: Mary Bishop, Mick Gillam, ?, Pat? Elliot, John (Flash) Moore, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, ?, Cathy Johnstone, Jack Ferrett.
Reclining: Richard (Tiny) Knapman, Rod Deas.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
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Lifeboat Drill; Dunera Cruise 19671424 viewsI am sure that this was the Dunera cruise of early 1967. I was in 3B at the time and this is a scan (took a while to get it down to 250kb!) of a picture that appeared in the Times of Malta.
I cannot name a soul, (apart from me of course! Front row,4 along with head at jaunty angle, book in hand and OMG turn ups!) So if anyone can fill in those names: go for it!
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David Michael Gerrard 1946-2016 (aka Prefect)1404 viewsMy very very sad task to report David's passing on Sunday 17 January. THN Webmaster, Scholar, Sea Captain, Falklands Veteran, Friend and all round Good Bloke, he has gone to stand at the back of the big Assembly in the sky (or is it Detention?). Sahha xbien.

Dave seen here in his role as honorary member of TH ladies-who-lunch (Exeter) club, Sept 2015.

Funeral to take place at 3pm Tuesday 2nd Feb, Weston Mill Crematorium, Plymouth PL2 2EP (easy access from A38).

Please feel free to write tributes below, they can be printed out for the day.
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Talhandaq-ians joining the RAF 19621394 viewsFrom Bob McDonald.3 commentsPrefect
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Kalafrana Swimming Gala c19681362 viewsJanice BakerPrefect
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1355 viewsJean Proctor, Moya Graham, Allison Bigden at ?2 commentsabigden
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Tigne 19651349 viewsRod Deas, John (Flash) Moore, Brian (Beatle) Jackson?, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, Mick Gillam, Richard (Tiny) Knapman.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
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Tigne 19651331 viewsBack: Diane (Spartacus) Prater, Brian (Beatle) Jackson?
Middle: Mick Gillam, ?, Pat? Elliot, John (Flash) Moore, Mary Bishop, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, ?, Cathy Johnstone, Jack Ferret.
Front: Jane Baxter, Rod Deas.
Reclining: Richard (Tiny) Knapman.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
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Ron Leeman - Shot Putt - 1965?1290 viewsronthecoolone
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Nelson Cross Country 1966 from the magazine.1286 views3 commentsRichard Knapman
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Who is this? - Alastair Wreford1285 viewsKalafrana 1966-7.4 commentsKalabrat
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David (Jock) Norris in the kilt1278 views and the girl's name is Sheila and the boy's name was Tom.
Letetia Duke
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David Norris and Richard Ball, Feb 1968.1270 viewsPrefect
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Sandy and Jane . Golden Bay 641250 viewsHappy Summers!
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Electioneering? 19691242 viewsTop row is Jim Jones and Bob Campbell. The bottom row is David, Kim, Sherry, Karen and Beverly. I do not know the last names of the last 3.

Letitia Duke
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1226 viewsTex in a dress! At Delimara I think.1 commentsabigden
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End of a Dinghy Sailing Era!1225 viewsHanding Over Bosun Dinghy, Tal Handaq, to 2nd St Ives Sea Scouts 14 Feb 2012 - Bernard Hoctor, Pam Miller (nee Hinton), Brian Fuller, Ann Fuller (nee Hoctor), Amanda Robertson (nee Hinton), Edward Younger (Explorer)bernardhoctor
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John Day, Kalafrana Summer 19611199 viewsBlue sea, sky etc. Why did we come home to rain?4 commentsdeco.rise
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Beach Party Ghajn Tuffieha 62-63?1194 viewsnames to faces please. If only I could remember !
Jane Banks
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The School 19611189 views1 commentsPrefect
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Liz Jameson 19681187 viewsAt St George's. What a change from now - the scenery, I mean!(and me)!! 1 commentsPrefect
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Jock Norris, Evan Potts, Chris Willmann.1185 viewsSummer 1969.Prefect
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