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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Tigne Beach1748 views14 commentsbernardhoctor
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Jubilee Day 19771742 viewsSue Dove1 commentsPrefect
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The old Bofors park, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 19891742 viewsDavid Robinson
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More names wanted1724 viewsMalcolm Hill2 commentsPrefect
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Tigne 19651716 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.
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Tigne 19641715 viewsCathy Johnstone, ?, Rod Deas, Chris Pullen, John (Flash) Moore, ?.
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A Gozo bar1709 viewsLinda Moody, Paul Darmody, Steve Rippon et aleansmith
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Censu's bar Valletta 19761700 viewseansmith
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Buses Post Card1685 viewsIn the proper coloursPrefect
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Ean Smith. Dave Ansell & 2 ladies1685 viewsTriton Fountain 1976eansmith
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David Michael Gerrard 1946-2016 (aka Prefect)1666 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.
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Jeanette on the Bastion Wall1664 viewsJeanette
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WRAF Cadets Tal Handaq 19771655 viewsRuth Markwell2 commentsPrefect
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New Barrakka Lift1643 viewsCourtesy of Malta Buses. More here.Prefect
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WRAF Cadets Tal Handaq 19771640 viewsRuth MarkwellPrefect
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Tal Handaq at Delimara 19561633 viewsjane Banks
Back Row: Dave Edwards. ?. ?. Stan Hill. ?. Jack Stubbs. ?. Roddy Robertson. Taffy Lewis. ?. David Muckart.
Middle Row: ?. ?. Sue Cole. Anne James. Lesley Cole. Norma Leask.
Seated: Jill Watson-Liddel. Jenny Church. Rosemary Richards. ?. Jenny Mclaren. ?. ?.
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Adrian Worley 1952-20041629 viewsTaken at the Farnborough reunion 1999. Adrian took his own life in Jan 2004 after a long history of health problems, which were not helped by his service in Bosnia.2 commentsMartin Powell
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Class 4J 19751627 viewsClass 4j under Lt Cdr Richardsbmale22
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Talhandaq-ians joining the RAF 19621623 viewsFrom Bob McDonald.3 commentsPrefect
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4th year 1976 with Mr Ken Winn1618 viewsClive Wedlock1 commentsPrefect
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5th Year 1977 with Mr Brian Leonard1611 viewsClive Wedlock1 commentsPrefect
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Prefects 19761610 viewsHEAD BOY: M. Barltrop. HEAD GIRL: V. Haste
BOYS: R. Burns J. Davies R. Howorth M. Whelton D. Davies M. Hyland M. Dawson D. North S. Rippon T. Rowland M. Sheppard P. Traynor.
GIRLS: JM. Glennon D. Jackson D. King L. Mockford L. Morris K. Morse L. Roberts A. Waghorn C. Williams N. Church A. Dowie J. Cartwright L. Graham L. Jeram D. Helliwell G. Male E. Graham C. Heffey K. Lamb J. Le Quesne J. Rennie M. Watts.



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Staff Leavers 19681604 views7 commentsPrefect
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Judo 19731569 viewsPrefect
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The Mentiplys April 19741566 viewsLynn Mentiply.
Back row: Dawn Mentiply, Lynn Mentiply, Cindy Church, Ingrid Mentiply
Front row: Mandy Mentiply, Georgina Mentiply
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Class with Lt Cdr Richards c19751560 viewsPrefect
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Piazza Maggiore Floriana in 18581559 viewsWatercolour by Admiral Sir Edward Fanshawe showing the view from his house.
Piazza Maggiore was renamed Piazza Sir Filippo Sciberras and is now Triq Pietro Floriani (Map). Kalkara Gate was demolished in 1888.
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Ean Smith, Dave Ansell, Paul Darmody, Dave North. Luqa 1976.1558 viewseansmith
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Tigne 19651558 viewsRod Deas, John (Flash) Moore, Brian (Beatle) Jackson?, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, Mick Gillam, Richard (Tiny) Knapman.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
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Tigne 19651557 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.
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My Sister1544 viewsBirzebbuga 1971-2.
From cfaux.
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Ean Smith & Linda Moody1542 viewsXlendi Bay Gozo 1976eansmith
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