- 1980 - Tom Merrick and Derek Warner accidentally run Joe Sugden over when 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. Jason Kirk returns to the village and offers Latisha Daggert and her family jobs.
- 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. (Final appearance of the character)
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