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

 
 

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My Mum overlooking Mellieha Bay 19586492 viewsUnspoilt view.1 commentsvalerie easter/snowdon/
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Cdr Miles and HRH Princess Elizabeth 19495320 viewsInstructor Captain A. H. Miles, C.B.E.

Captain and Mrs. Miles left Malta on llth May 1958 after an association with the school since 1934.

Captain Miles was on the staff from 1934 to 1940 when the RN school was at Verdala. After the war he re-opened the school in two houses at Ta'Xbiex; supervised the move to Tal Handaq in 1946; re-started the primary school at Verdala in 1949, and remained as Headmaster until January 1951, by when the school had reached 1,000 pupils. Mrs. Miles was Secretary of the school from 1946 to 1952.

As Fleet Instructor Officer, Captain Miles was then Chairman of the Committee for Malta Service Children's Schools from 1953.

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John & Ursula Payne4045 viewsManoel Island 1961John Payne
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Top row- Steven Spence, Brian Gunns, 'Tiny' Knapman: Front Row:- Gaynor Hamley, David Dugmore & Lynne Gregory4031 viewsDugmore
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Monitors 19603373 views1 commentsPrefect
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Class 4K 1976-19773008 viewsRuth Markwell3 commentsPrefect
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TH Dance at Verdala2757 viewsbernardhoctor
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A gorgeous Linda Moody2747 viewsAt St Georges (I think) 1976.eansmith
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My Sister & Friends2593 viewsBirzebbuga beach 1971-2.
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Diana and Elisa Dick c19562551 viewsPeter Evans
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Eros Cafe Sliema, Summer 19692482 viewsPaul Wickham, Dom Busuttil-Rivers, Keith Woodcock, Dan Rowan.

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Luqa School Class in 19652272 viewsWith Mr George Cannon, Andy Joyner, Mike Castle, Linda Sweeney, Susan Paton & Vicky Edwards.Prefect
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3B Mr Finnis Class 1977 or 19782267 viewsSue Dove
It's great when your not the youngest at Secondary School anymore!!
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School Disco at Kalafrana2244 viewsSteve Rippon, Linda Moody et al.1 commentseansmith
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Form 2A2 19742240 viewsLynn Mentiply.
Back (L-R): Lawrence Richards, Andrew Ball, David Franklin, Steven Barratt, Paul Thomas (hidden), Andrew Dearlove, Steven Burton, Martin Dunn, David ?, Alan ?, Raymond Eddie
Middle: Jane Stubbings, Debbie Humphreys, Pauline Hillier, Janet Hall, Helen Gough, Rosalind Douglas, Consuelo Gelsthorpe, Yvonne Wilson, Mandy King, Rona Macallum, Jane Arbuthnot
Front: Bridget Cartwright, Sara Loudon, Tina Burton, Mr P.A. Allen, Kim Branch, Tonia Steele, Lynn Mentiply
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Class 1D 19742237 viewsForm Master is John Hughes
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Pat Cooper 19642228 viewsPrefect
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1A1 1976 (I think)2189 viewsClass photo Tal Handaq 1A1
Back Row - L-R Derek Saunders (me) John Jefferson, Phillip Basson, Andreas Oliver, Andrew Mockford, Wayne Spencer, Ian Knight, Gary Bright, Carl Jenkins, Kevin Greenwood, Haydn Knight
Middle - Patrick O'Malley, Claire Corbett, Penny Towe, Dawn Dawson, Caroline Sturdy, Sarah Brown, X, Denise Crowley, Shaun Bailey
Front - Dawn Ramsey,? Mckee, X, Miss Rae, Janie Macintosh, Joanne Hill, X
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Netball 19732184 views2 commentsPrefect
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RSA Class 1959.2179 views I am on the right bottom row. Pauline Green is behind me. Geraldine Noller is to my right. Also in the class, is Dawn Fear, Patsy Glover, Heather Hollows, Leslie Leathers, a girl called Kim ? and Rosemary ? and Angela ? Help Please. The form teacher was Mr Stanley.

Photo - Valerie Easter.
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Miss Wilson's Class 19752162 viewsDiane Perrin (Stapley)Prefect
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1B1 Miss Shone's Class, 1976 or 19752158 viewsSue Dove
When girls were girls and boys were yucky!!!
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Form 3F October 19752139 viewsRuth Markwell1 commentsPrefect
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Miss McMeeking © 2077 viewsOn a rooftop overlooking the garden of Villa Guardamangia 1957.5 commentsPrefect
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RAF Cadets Tal Handaq 19772057 viewsRuth Markwell4 commentsPrefect
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Form 2B1 19742003 viewsRuth MarkwellPrefect
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Swimming Awards Kalafrana Summer 19711965 viewsThis was a group of us who passed a swimming award at Kalafrana in 1971. I recognise some of them including me with the glasses on. Don't ask as I am sure I took them off while swimming!1 commentsglub
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Hockey 19731953 views2 commentsPrefect
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From Karen Gray1905 viewsA class between 1973-75.
The teacher is Mr Dave Walker
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Tony Stackpoole & Ron Leeman in Schoold Field - circa 1966/671894 views3 commentsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1892 viewsAll signatures are on a photo on this site.

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Scouts 19511872 viewsMalcolm ShyklesPrefect
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