- 1970 - Matthew King born.
- 1975 - Jean and Rosemary Kendall are set to move to Middlesborough, but Rosemary decides to stay in Beckindale, leaving Jean to leave alone.
- 1993 - Annie Sugden and Leonard Kempinski marry. Donald Hinton marries them as the original vicar loses his voice. He leaves the village afterwards, as does Amos Brearly.
- 2003 - Ronnie Marsden attacks Robert Sugden after learns he was the driver not Ronnie's daughter Elaine.
- 2007 - Jasmine Thomas discovers Nicola De Souza's "dead" husband is being kept alive on life support.
- 2008 - Louise Appleton decides to leave the village for Australia. Jamie Hope proposes to her and the pair leave together.
Episodes were broadcast on 28th October on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1974
- 1980s - 1980, 1982, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016