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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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John Stackpoole & Jane Collier1020 views1 commentsNelle Grace (Lucas)
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Dockyard Terrace 1954 © 1020 viewsfrom the Victualling Yard gate.
Photo James Donald Bamber.
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Kalafrana Beach club.1019 viewsSummer 1966, I had a canoe and used to paddle all around this area. But that was in 1967 a year later before Dad was posted back to the UK.8 commentsChris Howells
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Prizewinners 19761018 viewsWith Captain P.O. Stanley, OIC Schools 1973-1976.Prefect
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School field, March 19701018 viewsAnother from Teri.

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

Front: Janie Ireland, Rina Demby Tayar, Gillie Pike
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Fancy Dress Parade1017 viewsAt the Floriana Methodist Hall. Heather Marriott as tramp.1 commentsPrefect
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Jane Biddis & Moira McIntyre 1960 ©1016 viewsVerdala Staff
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Chiswick House1015 viewsThe Prep school for Tal Handaq.
Malcolm Shykles.
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Martin Canon & Vicki French 19671015 viewsPrefect
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Golden Bay 19621015 views From Left Martin Bond, Tom Fraser, Isobel Simpson, Tex and Phyllis, Kevin Claughan, Joe Salerno. Front, Andy Wilkin and Pauline Warner.3 commentsTex Brown
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Staff 19671014 views4 commentsPrefect
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Tramps Party1014 viewsPauline Bale's Farewell Bash, November 1962. -->Prefect
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RFA Maine 19461013 views©Dickinson CollectionPrefect
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John Nicholas 19621009 viewsWith Sandy & Mum in the green Anglia 303542 commentsPrefect
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Swimming Sports - St George's Bay.1009 viewsSome time in the 1960s. See also.8 commentsPrefect
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 05 (can't remember which).1009 viewsronthecoolone
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Postcard - Gzira Creek 1008 viewsLooks like HMS Forth in foreground, can anybody name any more?6 commentsdeco.rise
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Hello Sailor1008 viewsJoe Vincenti, right, and excused-socks friend. Taken at St Angelo steps near the Helix, 1970. Guardroom now flattened. The slipway where we launched the RNSA dinghies is still there.3 commentsMartin Powell
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Balluta 19621006 viewsPrefect
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Carol Papworth, at Ghajn Tuffieha. March 1961.1005 viewsMarie AllenMarie Allen
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Brendan Breslin (1959 - 1964)1004 viewsFrom the Web.Prefect
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HMS Tiger & Lion in Grand Harbour -24 August 19611003 viewsTiger steaming past her sister ship. According to my records this is the first occasion since the "Tiger" class Cruisers were launched that the two of them are seen together in the Med. Date please??4 commentsdeco.rise
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1003 viewsComet 2 taking off from RAF Luqajimjoyner1
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Birthday party, 19571002 viewsTaken on roof of Marshall Court, Gzira - RN married quarters in 1957.
I am 4th from left. 2nd from left is Linda ? then next to her is Carol Brown.
Sorry cannot remember any other name.
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Postcard Villa Zammit Pietà1001 viewsWith what looks like Villa Guardamangia at the top.Prefect
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Irene Brown's birthday party1001 viewsTaken on the roof of RN married quarters: Marshall Court, Gzira in 1957.
In back row there are the Gay twins, and 4th from right is my brother John Holmes.
Kneeling on the left is Irene Brown and on the extreme right is her sister Carol Brown.
Does anyone know the others? All pupils at Tal Handaq except the chap 2nd from right at the back,
think his name may be Jim. Believe he was older and came to Malta to see his parents.
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RAF Luqa Youthclub membership card.1001 viewsThis is undated but from 1972 I think, so I assume my membership is current! Interestingly I never knew our address was 67 AMQ! fifla1973
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Jane & Sandy1000 viewsAt "The Jukebox", Balluta, 1962.Prefect
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Peter and Charmaine ©1000 viewsWhile doing the midday sun thing last year at Mgarr, we (Grahame Cain & I) came across what looked like a fully rigged luzzu. Being nosy I climbed aboard uninvited for a closer look. Peter emerged from the shade beneath and we spent an hour grilling him (no hat either). When he was fully baked we let him get back to his painting. He writes….(see comments below)….1 commentsMartin Powell
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Beach Party Ghajn Tuffieha 62-63 ?998 viewsAre you Carole ??2 commentsPrefect
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Tiny Knapman - Tigne Beach Summer 66998 viewsRichard Knapman
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RADM Bellamy & Captain Malkin 1967995 viewsInstructor Rear Admiral AJ Bellamy OBE MA, The Director, Naval Education Service, on his visit to Tal Handaq, 17-18 April. Admiral Bellamy was Headmaster of Tal Handaq from 1951 - 1954.5 commentsPrefect
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