- 1973 - Penny Golightly discovers her father is dead. Laura Verney tries to convince Jack Sugden to leave the village with her. She ends up leaving alone.
- 1974 - Marlon Dingle is born.
- 1984 - Tom and Sandie Merrick return to Beckindale.
- 1986 - The wine rack in the Woolpack cellar falls over, smashing all the bottles everywhere.
- 2000 - A lorry collides with a bus on Main Street, killing Pete Collins and a Councillor. (Final appearance of Pete Collins)
- 2014 - During his 40th birthday celebrations, Marlon Dingle saves a young girl named April from being run over. He is stunned to find his ex-wife Donna back in the village.
Episodes were broadcast on 20th March on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1979
- 1980s - 1980, 1984, 1986
- 1990s - 1990, 1997
- 2000s - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2012, 2013, 2014 (I) (II), 2015, 2017