20th June - Angie ends her affair with Cain. He begins driving erratically and crashes the car. Angie tries to make a run for it but Cain catches up and starts attacking her, but she hits him in the head with some building material. New Woolpack barmaid Louise Appleton arrives in the village. (First appearance of the character)
25th June - Zak finds a lump on his testicles. Danny Daggert arrives in the village. (First appearance of the character)
29th June - Richie leaves the village. (Last appearance of the character until 2007)
9th July - Jason Kirk finds Latisha Daggert in labor on the side of the road. Latisha manages to give birth to a son. She names the baby Kirk after Jason. (First appearance of Kirk and Latisha Daggert)
3rd August - Angry at Eric for embarrassing her in front of The Woolpack customers, Gloria steals money from Eric's safe before fleeing the village. Having been told by Sam, Eric rushes to the station but doesn't catch her in time. (Last appearance of Gloria Weaver until 2002)
6th August - Jack gets a call from Spain, explaining his son Robert has disappeared.
7th August - Robert returns to the village after spending two months in Spain.
10th September - As part of Emmerdale's 3000th episode, Marc, his sister Ollie, Eve, Donna, Andy, Robert and Katie go on a night out in Hotten. They miss their bus, so Andy steals a car to impress Katie. While driving back to the village, Marc runs over their headmistress Jean Strickland, who is killed instantly.
11th September - Marc torches the stolen car involved in the hit and run.
1st October - Rhona leaves the village. (Last appearance of the character until 2002)
3rd October - Carlos and Nicola's stag and hen dos take place.
4th October - Nicola and Carlos's wedding ends in disaster when Carlos discovers Nicola isn't pregnant, resulting in him revealing his affair with Nicola's half-sister Bernice.
5th October - Tricia Fisher returns amid the aftermath of the wedding fiasco.
22nd October - Paul Cooke punches Jason, resulting in Latisha telling Paul that he can no longer see their son.
29th October - The teens of Emmerdale are followed around by an unknown individual. When Eve is grabbed by the person, the teens chase the figure and are shocked to discover it is Sam.
30th October - The teens question Sam why he has been following them. Sam explains that he has been living rough in the woods in a bid to escape from his brother Cain. He reveals that he has found it lonely and has been listening in on their conversations but assures them that he won't say a word to anyone about their secret.
5th November - Marc confesses to the police that he was responsible for causing Miss Strickland's death. Later, Eve confesses her involvement of the accident. Tricia proposes to Marlon.
6th November - Andy, Robert, Katie, Ollie and Donna all confess their involvement of the hit and run accident. Marc is charged with death by dangerous driving. Marlon declines Tricia's proposal.
28th December - Carlos leaves the village following the news that Ashley is the father of baby Gabby (Last appearance of the character until 2004). Marc punches Cain when Cain winds Marc up about going to prison.