14th October saw the launch of the 2015 Benidorm poppy appeal. Locals and holidaymakers attended the parade that saw Torrevieja Pipes and Drums with Pipe Major Lilian Nicholson lead the procession.
The parade that went along the the Calle Mediterrano and then down on to the promenade along to the Rinton was followed by speeches by the President of the Royal British Legion. The Mayor of Benidorm also attended the event.
As part of the speeches it was pointed out that the poppy appeal was more important than ever with all the unrest around Europe.
Guest, dignitaries and the pipe band attended an event at the hotel Nero where they had launch.