- 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.
- 2010 - Yvonne Harding's funeral takes place. Leyla Harding attends, despite being told by sister Alicia not to. Alicia's son Jacob Gallagher also attends. Jackson Walsh's mother Hazel Rhodes arrives in the village and stays with Paddy Kirk and Aaron Livesy at Smithy Cottage.
- 2013 - Tom and Karen Winchester's funeral takes place. Amy Wyatt attends and Karen's mother Joanie Wright for the first time.
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