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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.
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Memoir - Peter Keddie248 viewsClick here to view

Screen name Pbked, Tal Handaq 1962-65
2 commentsSC-UKJul 14, 2021
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Videos from 2005 before demolition294 viewsA reminder to view Bruce Williams' TH website and watch videos donated by Lynn Mentiply.

The blue link should land on Bruce's video page, then scroll down the page. There are five to watch not including the one at the foot of the page which is not playing.

Be sure to check out the rest of his site via the Home button in the photo of Bruce near the top of his page.
2 commentsadminOct 01, 2020
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PDF Athletics Day 1970 - from Mike Wynne247 viewsClick here for TH Athletics 1970SC-UKAug 05, 2020
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PDF Athletics Day 1969 - from Mike Wynne101 viewsClick here for TH Athletics 1969SC-UKAug 05, 2020
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PDF Malta Youth Champs 1970 - from Mike Wynne90 viewsClick here for Malta AAA Youth Champs 1970SC-UKAug 05, 2020
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PDF Malta Youth Champs 1969 - from Mike Wynne71 viewsClick here for Malta AAA Youth Champs 1969SC-UKAug 05, 2020
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Magazines173 viewsLink to the magazine collection, all scanned by David "Prefect" Gerrard....

>>> HERE
adminJun 20, 2020
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Sports Day 1968156 viewsPDF of Sports Day 1968 - from Mike Wynne.

Click here to view

SC-UKMar 11, 2020
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Dione Venables at BFBS Part 2190 viewsAutobiography of Dione's time at BFBS 1969-79.

Part 2

By kind permission of Dione Venables - Copyright © 2019
adminMar 06, 2020
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Dione Venables at BFBS Part 1124 viewsAutobiography of Dione's time at BFBS 1969-79.

Part 1

By kind permission of Dione Venables - Copyright © 2019
adminMar 06, 2020
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Suna in Marsamxett238 viewsJoe Mardel at the helm, 1958.

Suna was a "windfall" yacht. With Star & RNSA 14' as supporting cast.

See Windfall Yacht Suna
adminJul 06, 2019
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The Tales of Peter Prictoe197 viewsPP was a pupil at Verdala Dockyard School in the 1930s. He wrote some splendid anecdotes which can be read online HERE adminMar 21, 2019
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Malta Family History92 viewsThe lost website now archived can still be visited.

Essential resource for historians.

Find it HERE
adminMar 21, 2019
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UPDATED FILE - wartime memories133 views...see comments below post - HEREMartin PowellJan 26, 2019
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HMS Forth at Christmas 1958 ©145 viewsDaytime view.adminDec 22, 2018
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HMS Forth at Christmas 1958 ©110 views60 years, seems like yesterday.

© Valerie Easter/Snowdon/Shutler
adminDec 22, 2018
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"Mintoff withdrawal" 1972 - even the horses were sent packing.452 viewsPolo ponies back to Blighty.

Cutting : Janice Frapwell Baker
adminJun 23, 2017
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Different badge styles514 viewsDepending on which shop embroidered them.PrefectApr 16, 2014
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1978461 viewsTHE FINAL EDITION Now ShowingPrefectAug 03, 2013
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1977404 viewsViewPrefectApr 09, 2013
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HM Dockyard Schools Syllabus 1930447 views...and exam paper 1938.

Could you cope?
1 commentsPrefectJan 25, 2013
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1976418 viewsNow ShowingPrefectDec 16, 2012
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1975478 viewsPrefectAug 05, 2012
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1974433 viewsVIEWPrefectFeb 21, 2012
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Gozo Immigration Control530 viewsNew VideoPrefectJan 28, 2012
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School History577 viewsPrefectJan 16, 2012
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Memoir - Misses Candey & Yule593 views4 commentsPrefectJan 15, 2012
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Memoir - Barbara Miller528 viewsPrefectNov 01, 2011
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1973746 viewsNow showing
For reasons that are well known, this is the first Tal Handaq magazine for two years, the scheduled publishing date for last year having fallen within the two missing terms. An account of these missing terms will be found elsewhere in this magazine.
PrefectOct 27, 2011
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Your School Reports612 viewsAre you brave enough?PrefectOct 11, 2011
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1970454 viewsAnd now for something completely different.
For the first time the majority of the editorial work which was previously done by members of the staff, has been done by the sixth formers in the school. We think that this as a step in the right direction, but remember that we are beginners at this game so bear with us.
PrefectOct 07, 2011
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1969629 viewsVIEW4 commentsPrefectJul 06, 2011
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