Cumbria's Twickenham joy

Aspatria pitch at 1.15pm Credit: David Nattrass
Farmers, agricultural contractors and club members worked tirelessly to clear the pitch Credit: David Nattrass

Cumbria are preparing for a trip to the home of rugby-Twickenham- after a dramatic County Shield victory over Warwickshire in the semi-finals.

Cumbria won 13 - 11 on a rain soaked Aspatria pitch.

Cumbria celebrates as a Warwickshire player sinks to ground in despair Credit: David Nattrass

Cumbria are hoping it will be a case of third time lucky when they face Surrey on Sunday- as the opposition have won the last two semi-finals in 2011 and 2012.

Neil Warnock cuts inside the covering scrum half for 1st try Credit: David Nattrass
Neil Warnock scores 1st try Credit: David Nattrass