A spirited Scotland performance proved to be in vain as they eventually lost 38 - 18 against England.
Penrith born Head Coach Stuart Lancaster can reflect on a job well done as England got their six nations campaign off to a winning start.
Despite a spirited late fightback, Scotland spent much of the second half defending. 2 early tries in the second 40 minutes for the home team killed off any chance of an upset at Twickenham.
Borders born Stuart Hogg did his Lion's chances no harm at all with another excellent performance including a fantastic breakaway try.
Captain Kelly Brown, who started his career at Melrose, had a solid game, but Scotland continue their search for an elusive first win at Twickenham since 1983.
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
Artefacts uncovered from a Viking burial site in Cumwhitton have went on display in Carlisle's Tullie House thanks to a £50,000 grant
Members of the Lake District Ski Club, based on Raise Fell near Hellvelyn, have been taking the Alpine past time to Cumbria. See the pics: