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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)
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Invites from 196936 viewsCourtesy of Christine Kate Spencer (now Liddy).adminSep 30, 2019
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The Pit 1967-8100 viewsKay Carberry behind the bar in the Pit, with Corinne Bevan.
Pepsi & Coke only of course.
adminAug 17, 2019
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THE PIT Friday 3rd November 196767 viewsPoster attrib to Sally Rathmell, with thanks to Jenny Shillitto (now Banbury).adminAug 11, 2019
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The PIT 201955 viewsThe PIT is still there disguised as a bookshopphilb57Aug 02, 2019
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Outside the Tuck Shop654 viewsCarol Williams standing on the right. Not sure about the rest.1 commentsmikewAug 11, 2018
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Outside the Tuck Shop571 viewsMucking about outside the tuck shop. Right to left Dorian Church? Ken Bird, George Molden, not sure who is attempting the splits, Bob Callahan and not sure of the rest.mikewAug 11, 2018
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Anyone we know? 514 viewsPhoto for sale on a certain online auction site.adminMay 10, 2018
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It was 50 years ago today...473 views...TH taught the world to play.

Filming Hell Boats at Manoel Island 1968.

Many 'extras' provided by Tal Handaq.

FULL FILM HERE

Wind forward 37 mins and play for 20 secs for a familiar face.

Copyright © Martin Powell
3 commentsadminApr 30, 2018
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Qui-si-Sana cut-out pools 1960580 viewsHere so healthy.valerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The Fortizza 1960470 viewsNear the Chaletvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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The Chalet, Ghar-id-Dud 1960447 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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St Julians 1960483 viewsFrom our roof top of Egmont Closevalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Military Bay or Golden Bay 1960575 viewsThis was part of the Model Beach Exhibition to encourage tourists at the time.valerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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Me with friends at Marsaxlokk 1960419 viewsvalerie easter/snowdon/Mar 09, 2018
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BFBS Request - Patricia Graham nee Woolner564 viewsFor anyone interested, it was a request from my then-boyfriend, and the record was Elvis singing "Are You Lonesome Tonight"

Patricia Graham
adminJun 23, 2017
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David Michael Gerrard 1946-2016 (aka Prefect)1386 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.
9 commentsMartin PowellJan 20, 2016
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Tigne Summer 651113 views1 commentsRichard KnapmanSep 27, 2015
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Tigne Summer 651015 views1 commentsRichard KnapmanSep 27, 2015
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Tigne Summer 65936 viewsRichard KnapmanSep 27, 2015
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Tigne Beach Summer 19651135 views1 commentsRichard KnapmanSep 27, 2015
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Bryan & David Sanderson 1065 viewsOn a return visit in the early 70s.PrefectOct 11, 2014
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A Sign of the Times1114 viewsThe name of the school was changed in April 1969, though it contiued to be administered by the Royal Navy, along with all other service schools in Malta.
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1 commentsPrefectAug 12, 2014
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David Norris and Richard Ball, Feb 1968.1260 viewsPrefectAug 09, 2014
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Eros Cafe Sliema, Summer 19692523 viewsPaul Wickham, Dom Busuttil-Rivers, Keith Woodcock, Dan Rowan.

PrefectAug 09, 2014
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Talhandaq-ians joining the RAF 19621383 viewsFrom Bob McDonald.3 commentsPrefectMay 27, 2014
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DofE Exped Cyprus 19681081 views Including Evan Potts, Martin Powell, Robert Ross & Mr Roy Tomlinson.PrefectApr 13, 2014
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Jock Norris, Evan Potts, Chris Willmann.1172 viewsSummer 1969.PrefectMar 30, 2014
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Nelson Cross Country 1966 from the magazine.1271 views3 commentsRichard KnapmanFeb 04, 2014
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Tigne 19651447 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.
LanternJan 20, 2014
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Tigne 19651314 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.
3 commentsLanternJan 20, 2014
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Tigne 19651332 viewsRod Deas, John (Flash) Moore, Brian (Beatle) Jackson?, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, Mick Gillam, Richard (Tiny) Knapman.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
4 commentsLanternJan 20, 2014
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Tigne 19651062 viewsJohn (Flash) Moore, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, Cathy Johnstone, Jack Ferret.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
LanternJan 20, 2014
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