- 1974 - Alison Gibbons leaves the village. Hawthorn Cottage is broken into.
- 1981 - David Metcalfe is born.
- 1987 - Jack Sugden is released from prison.
- 1992 - Michael Feldmann and Steve Marshal rob Home Farm, leaving Joe Sugden badly injured.
- 1999 - Chris Tate is kidnapped by an unknown assailant.
- 2001 - Marlon Dingle is left smitten when Paddy Kirk introduces him to the new locum vet, Rhona.
- 2003 - Chris Tate dies: committing suicide by poisoning his wine in order to frame his wife Charity for his murder.
- 2004 - Diane Blackstock's hen night takes place.
- 2006 - Cain Dingle viciously attacks Sadie King before kidnapping her and her father-in-law Tom. Perdita Hyde-Sinclair suffers a miscarriage.
- 2007 - Following a fight with Debbie Dingle over the stolen necklace, Lexi Nicholls reveals to her sister Carrie that she is actually her mother.
- 2014 - Aaron Livesy is released from prison and is given a suspended sentence.
To be added.
Episodes were broadcast on 17th September on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1974
- 1980s - 1981, 1985, 1987
- 1990s - 1991, 1992, 1996, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 (I) (II)
- 2010s - 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018