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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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A perfect gentleman226 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 polo248 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....233 views....to watch the polo match.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Britannia Entering Grand Harbour218 viewsCopyright © Lesley Cole

Tug Roysterer or Respond.
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Investiture234 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 moment234 viewsNo handbag?SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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In civvies232 viewsWhither away? Photos of all official trips ashore have HRH in uniform.SC-UKApr 20, 2016
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207 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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Britannia2C__Glasgow2C_Bermuda___Gambia.jpg204 viewsSC-UKApr 20, 2016
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HMS Galatea - 1978 - 377 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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Ark Royal 1955518 viewsWhen new.PrefectJan 13, 2016
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Fomm ir-Riħ576 viewsPrefectDec 18, 2015
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Branching Out437 viewsGerri's Party Shop has opened a new branch in Birkirkara.PrefectDec 15, 2015
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St Oswald's Mtarfa.440 viewsAs the British left Malta, St. Oswald’s chapel, which was the chapel of the military hospital, became the parish church of Mtarfa and is dedicated to Saint Lucy. It was declared an Autonomous Pastoral Zone on 19th April 2000.PrefectDec 06, 2015
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Spinola 1870724 viewsThe statue of St Julian is still there.PrefectDec 05, 2015
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Whitehall Mansions © 454 viewsPrefectDec 02, 2015
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Star of Malta July 1955607 viewsFull story here.PrefectDec 01, 2015
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Barclays Bank Sliema458 viewsPrefectNov 29, 2015
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Wembley Store © 472 viewsBeen there a long time.PrefectNov 26, 2015
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The Daily Mail © 447 viewsIs printed in Malta, but still sold at the same price as when it was flown in. PrefectNov 26, 2015
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Zejtun Terminus331 viewsAnd collapsed reservoir.

The authorities were looking into it.
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Mellieha Bus at Mgarr317 viewsThe Church was completed in 1946.
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Fort Binġemma © 467 viewsVisitors not welcome. Here's why.PrefectNov 22, 2015
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Fort Binġemma © 409 viewsNot easy to approach. No signposts.PrefectNov 22, 2015
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Our Lady of Itria Chapel © 420 viewsBinġemma Gap.PrefectNov 21, 2015
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Victoria Lines at Binġemma Gap © 394 viewsPrefectNov 21, 2015
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The Coast Road Dualled420 viewsSee the video.
The original was built by the Royal Engineers.
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Bighi - Works in progress. © 397 viewsIn concrete!PrefectNov 16, 2015
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