- 1934 - Meg Armstrong born.
- 1974 - First appearance of Norah Norris.
- 1997 - Jack Sugden and Rachel Hughes notice Alice Bates being led from the services by Karen Johnson. Jack literally risks his life to stop them getting away and when Alice says that she wants to be taken home, Karen is arrested.
- 1998 - Eric Pollard almost burns down the tea-rooms in a suicide attempt but is talked out of it by Marlon Dingle.
Episodes were broadcast on 12th August on the following years:
- 1970s - 1974
- 1980s - 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016