- 1980 - Tom Merrick and Derek Warner accidentally run Joe Sugden over whilst trying to steal trees from Home Farm.
- 1998 - First appearance of Stella Jones.
- 1999 - The Emmerdale Christmas Show takes place.
- 2002 - Angie Reynolds' funeral takes place. Her son Marc leaves the village afterwards. Jason Kirk returns to the village and offers Latisha Daggert and her family jobs.
- 2004 - Bob Hope leaves his wife, Viv, following a big row.
- 2008 - A massive fight breaks out between Matthew King and his brother Carl on Matthew's wedding day to Anna De Souza. The day ends in tragedy when Matthew dies after colliding his van with a wall and being catapulted out of the windshield when trying to run Carl down.
Episodes were broadcast on 16th December on the following years:
- 1970s - 1974, 1975
- 1980s - 1980, 1982, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016