On September 14th the Italy team were welcomed to Rugby World Cup 2015 by the Queen's School Choir during their official Welcome Ceremony at Hampton Court Palace. The Choir performed World In Union in front of an audience including figures from World Rugby, England Rugby 2015 and the RFU, as well as the player's families and the local community.
The ceremony marked the arrival of the team ahead of the start of their Rugby World Cup 2015 campaign at Twickenham Stadium on September 19, when they face France in their opening game of the Tournament.
You can see lots of photos from the day in the gallery on the right.
You can also see photos from the Getty Images Website here.