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1962535 viewsAndy McPherson, John Anderson, Bugs, Me - did I really look like that, Chris ? Craig Walter (American?) Geddis ? (not to be argued with).
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Kalafrana, Summer 1961 - Parents599 views2nd left is Bill Day, cannot recall the others. Great shot across the bay.3 commentsdeco.rise
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Christmas for the Parents - 1960487 viewsYet another evening out circa Christmas 1960 !
Front (R-L) Bob Hadden, Joyce Day, Bill Day, ?, Len Murgatroyd. Far side (R-L) Robbie ?, Doreen Hadden, John & Joan Locke all the rest I cannot recall. Any sons/daughters recognise anyone?
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Mike Vingoe469 viewsTraining for Gozo Seven Hills marathon. At this early stage he still has hands in pockets to keep them warm (or trousers up).Martin Powell
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M J Vingoe635 viewsTrainee conductor (failed inhale whistle test). 3 commentsMartin Powell
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Creature from the Blue Lagoon455 viewsScary.Martin Powell
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A Busy Social Life539 viewsEarly 1960sprefect
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Plan of the School483 viewsDate illegible but sometime in 1960s, probably early as the Music Room hadnt yet moved.prefect
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Kalafrana, Summer 1961685 viewsYoungsters playing whilst the adults lie around in the sun. Through gate on left is the sea/leisure area. the middle kiddie, ginger hair is my Brother Ian. Cannot remember any of the others, any help? Do I spot a pale blue Triumph Herald in the shade at the back?deco.rise
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Winning Team527 viewsTal Handaq visit to the 1960 Rome Olympics
See report in 1961 Magazine
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Being Prepared441 viewsPacked and ready for Scout camp on Gozo August 1961.
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Pembroke Troop 1961561 viewsWe used to meet at St Andrew's Barracks on a Friday evening.
I loved playing British Bulldog
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Star Disembarkation 1960464 viewsReturn of the TH trip to the Rome Olympics.

See report in the 1961 Magazine
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10th Birthday Tea at Egmont Close560 views17 July 1960
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Birthday Tea557 viewsBack L-R. Andrew West, ?, John Kirby,?, Ralph Rae.
Front L-R. ?, Francis Lloyd, Anne Kirby, Anne Lloyd, John Lloyd.
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John & Clare, Kalafrana Summer 1961788 viewsJohn Day & Clare Hollister. She left Malta on SS Orcades 19th July 1962. Where are you now Clare?
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John Day, Kalafrana Summer 1961780 viewsBlue sea, sky etc. Why did we come home to rain?4 commentsdeco.rise
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Sandra English at Delimara mid 60s802 viewsWhere are you now Sandra ? Does anyone know?jane banks
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Liz Jameson 1968818 viewsAt St George's. What a change from now - the scenery, I mean!(and me)!! 1 commentsprefect
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Lifesavers at Kalafrana 19611276 viewsTony Graham2 commentsprefect
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Martin Canon & Vicki French 1967635 viewsprefect
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Devonia655 viewsHere is a Devonia 1966 slide, though I'm not sure where
(Probably Rhodes).
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Tal Handaqians in Athens 1966592 viewsThe guys are amazed at a Greek guard in Athens.That is assuming my memory is correct about where this was! I am sure it was during the Devonia cruise of 1966 that included Delphi, Athens, Istanbul and Rhodes. The following year was Crete, Izmir (Ephesus), Lebanon and Haifa, in Dunera. I must dig out the slides I took that year!1 commentsChris Howells
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Lifeboat Drill; Dunera Cruise 1967827 viewsI am sure that this was the Dunera cruise of early 1967. I was in 3B at the time and this is a scan (took a while to get it down to 250kb!) of a picture that appeared in the Times of Malta.
I cannot name a soul, (apart from me of course! Front row,4 along with head at jaunty angle, book in hand and OMG turn ups!) So if anyone can fill in those names: go for it!
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Headmaster, Mr Plant (right) and his Staff. 1962.655 viewsFrom the 1962 Magazine
Left is Benny Cassar who was Transport Driver from 1947.
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At Meleiha 1964578 viewsPosing in the sea, I think I had found a hermit crab which I am so proudly displaying!Chris Howells
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Meleiha 1964490 viewsMy brother and sister. Tony went to Maidstone Grammar School and Gwyneth to Luqa Primary.Chris Howells
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Tigne Early 1965576 viewsChris Howells was posing for his Father to take a picture a large wave crashed over giving him a shock!
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School photo 1967459 viewsChris Howells' school photo, though it may have been 1966! I can't rememberChris Howells
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Party Time - The Boys752 viewsDavid Grahamprefect
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Party Time 1960811 viewsDavid Graham
Me standing on the extreme right, with Chris Gibbins on my right, Mike Hay, then Chris Cansfield. Two of the girls standing - Val Simmonds and Sally Raisen (spelling?).
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5AG Christmas Party 1960746 viewsDavid Graham
Me on the extreme right,with John Melton in front (saw him last week). ? on my right, then Mike Shears, Mike Milne bending over. Susan Masters, Penny Woolcombe, Rosie (Fluff) Andrews in the white on the right. Chris Gibbins on the extreme left, with Mr Gallagher hidden to Chris's left.
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