- 19th February - Enoch Tolly dies when he falls off his tractor.
- 9th April - Emmerdale Farm is burgled.
- 3rd November - First appearance of Jock MacDonald.
- 5th November - Following his sacking, Richard Anstey leaves the village. (Final appearance of the character)
- 27th November - David Metcalfe is born to Lydia Metcalfe and Eric Pollard.
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