8th January - Andy Sugden and Jo Stiles are to be married, but before the ceremony is due to take place, Andy is called into court for sentencing. Much to the devastation of his family, he is sentenced to three years imprisonment.
15th January - When Jonny Foster accidentally blurts out Val Lambert's cataracts in front of the villagers, she tries to get away. However, she fails to see Samson Dingle behind her car and accidentally knocks him down.
3rd March - Paul Lambert and Jonny Foster enter a civil partnership, the first of its kind in a primetime soap opera. However, they feel unable to tell their families so they remarry. Emily Kirk returns for the wedding (First appearance since 2007).
4th March - Nicola De Souza's plan to kill her husband Donald by making him fall down stairs backfires when Nicola trips and falls down the stairs herself.
13th March - Jamie Hope proposes to Louise Appleton. She accepts.
14th March - David Metcalfe tells Donald De Souza of his wife Nicola's plans to kill him.
17th March - Donald and Nicola De Souza go on a day out on the moors. Donald reveals that he knows she intends to kill him and he saves her the bother by releasing the brake on his wheelchair. The wheelchair speeds towards the edge of the cliff but it overturns, saving Donald's life.
18th March - Chas and Debbie Dingle set up Charlie Sellers to get him out of Jo Stiles's life by robbing one of Brenda McFarlane's clubs. However, Charlie holds the bar manager hostage while Chas takes the contents of the safe. Charlie later demands they hand it over but Brenda returns with a heavy. Andy Sugden is released from prison. Sandy Thomas leaves for India (Last appearance of the character until 2009)
24th March - Perdita Hyde-Sinclair is arrested by Donna Windsor.
25th March - In a moment of anger, Andy Sugden lashes out at his wife Jo by throwing her to the floor.
9th April - At the charity cheque presentation, Viv Windsor is arrested for obtaining money by deception.
10th April - The King brothers and Donald De Souza attend the Chamber of Commerce luncheon at Hotten Golf Club. At the luncheon, Carl and Matthew clash and when a group photo is being taken for the Hotten Courier, fists start to fly. Carl leaves the building, but Matthew follows him outside. When Carl comments flippantly that it's a good job he killed their father, Matthew sees red and viciously beats his brother with a golf club.
21st April - Gennie Walker discovers that Shadrach Dingle is her biological father.
22nd April - Ashley and Laurel Thomas are told that they aren't the biological parents of their late son Daniel.
28th April - TJ Woods is rushed to hospital, where father Terry is told TJ has E.coli.
2nd May - Grayson Sinclair proposes to Katie Sugden. She accepts.
6th May - Greg and Melanie Doland try to leave the village for Spain with Arthur Doland, but they are stopped by Ashley Thomas. However, Mel gets a chance with Arthur on her own and flees.
7th May - After a disagreement with daughter Laurel, Hilary Potts leaves the village. (Final appearance of the character)
3rd June - On Val Lambert's surprise wedding day to Eric Pollard, Val is kidnapped by the Dingles. However, upon discovering of Eric's plans, she asks to be kept kidnapped. Eric discovers Val tried to get out of marrying him and calls the wedding off, but Zak Dingle bundles the pair into his van and they marry in St. Mary's Church.
5th June - Laurel and Ashley Thomas are awarded custody over Arthur Doland.
17th June - Nicola Blackstock and Sharon Lambert fight after Nicola and David Metcalfe overhear Sharon slagging off David.
8th July - Donald De Souza's daughter Anna arrives in the village. (First appearance of the character)
18th July - Jamie Hope walks out on fiancée Louise Appleton after discovering she had blackmailed his step-mother Viv.
22nd July - Katie Sugden gives birth to a baby boy, assisted by adoptive mother Perdita Hyde-Sinclair. Not wanting Perdita's ex-husband Grayson to have anything to do with the baby, Katie hands Perdita the baby and a cheque and tells her to leave the village. (Final appearance of Persita Hyde-Sinclair)
25th July - Gennie Walker and Eli Dingle are arrested for stealing drugs.
31st July - Grayson Sinclair attacks Katie Sugden. Paul Lambert witnesses this and a fight starts between Paul and Grayson, leading to the revelation that the pair slept together. Paul's shocked boyfriend Jonny Foster decides to leave the village. (Final appearance of the character until 2009). Miles De Souza leaves the village. (Final appearance of the character)
1st August - Jake Doland and Daz Eden go joyriding in Carl King's van, but end up crashing it into a verge.
5th August - Andy Sugden beats up Sam Dingle and his wife Jo Sugden after catching the pair together.
19th August - PCs Donna Windsor-Dingle and Ross Kirk are involved in car accident while in pursuit of conman Freddie Yorke. Ross manages to save Donna before the car explodes. Viv and Bob Hope's trial is cut short when they hear of this news.
20th August - Following the previous day's events, Viv Windsor decides to plead guilty to fraud.
2nd September - Grayson Sinclair takes Matthew King and then Katie Sugden hostage, armed with a shotgun. When Matthew's brothers Jimmy and Carl arrive later on, Grayson takes them hostage too. Carl tries to talk Grayson down but when Grayson sneers at him, Carl furiously dares Grayson to shoot. Carl is then shot but thankfully not critically injured. When Grayson tries to escape from Home Farm, he is arrested by police. (Final appearance of the character)
16th September - Donald De Souza suffers a heart attack during an argument with daughter Anna.
2nd December - Jasmine Thomas ransacks Shane Doyle's flat for evidence and discovers money and drugs. When Shane enters his flat, he tries to rape Jasmine, but Debbie Dingle turns up, hears Jasmine's screams and knocks Shane out by hitting him over the head with a chair. Shane comes to and tries to attack Debbie, leading Jasmine to hit him with a chair leg repeatedly, killing him.
16th December - 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)
22nd December - Jo Sugden leaves the village to get away from her husband Andy. (Final appearance of the character)