- 1973 - George Verney attacks Jack Sugden outside The Woolpack.
- 1986 - The Woolpack cellar floods when a pipe bursts.
- 1990 - Chris Tate attacks George Starkey when he discovers George has been spray painting Frank's secret around Beckindale.
- 1997 - First appearance of Tony Cairns.
- 2003 - Alistair Marsden "collapses" from a "heart condition".
- 2007 - The King brothers are released on bail over their father's death.
- 2008 - Jamie Hope proposes to Louise Appleton. She accepts.
- 2014 - The funeral of Gemma Andrews takes place.
- 2018 - Gabby Thomas and Liv Flaherty's prank on Daz Spencer goes horribly wrong after the girls accidentally spike Lisa Dingle's drink with ketamine. Lisa collapses and suffers a cardiac arrest in hospital. Simon McManus is arrested for causing bodily harm.
- 1979 - Louise Marwood (Chrissie White) is born.
- 2018 - Emmerdale wins Soap of the Year and Ryan Hawley wins best actor at the Television and Radio Industries Club Awards.
Episodes were broadcast on 13th March on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1979
- 1980s - 1980, 1984, 1986
- 1990s - 1990, 1997
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018