Here's some of the week's top stories from the Times & Star, just in case you missed them:

Tribute to woman behind Workington Ballroom - a true town star has passed away, but her dedication, care and stunning outfits will never be forgotten.

Branthwaite's beloved Christina Jeanne Harrison, known by all as Jeanne, sadly passed away on April 24.

Maryport former marine and poppy collector dies at 82 - The flag outside the Maryport Navy Club flew at half mast this week to mark the passing of a former Marine,Brian Mossom and the chairman of the local branch of the Royal Naval Association for over 40 years

Call for pedestrian crossing in Cockermouth - A Cockermouth town councillor and mum of two is calling for a pedestrian crossing on a busy town road

Workington magistrates told man punched girlfriend in face on Valentine's Day - A man who punched his girlfriend in the face on Valentine's Day has been handed a community order

Late councillor's daughter thankful after winning his seat in election - A new councillor for Workington Town Council is following in the footsteps of her father, who was himself a fiercely independent, hard-working public servant

Town buildings to be restored to historic past - A funding scheme has been announced that could return a town centre to its historical past