- 1937 - Edna Birch is born.
- 1981 - After his attempt to frame Jack Sugden for arson fails, Tom Merrick leaves the village.
- 1998 - Dee Pollard discovers that her mother has died. She leaves her husband Eric when he admits that he has been withholding letters and phone calls from her.
- 2001 - Gloria Weaver attempts suicide by overdosing.
- 2008 - First appearance of Brenda Walker.
- 2010 - Laurel Thomas' feud with Sally Spode comes to head when she visits Sally at a flat and threatens to kill her by dropping her over the balcony. However, Laurel relents and lets the police arrest Sally. Edna Birch's granddaughter Eve Jenson returns to the village.
- 2018 - Joe Tate is arrested for theft of a vehicle after being set up by Robert Sugden.
Episodes were broadcast on 2nd April on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1974
- 1980s - 1981, 1985, 1987
- 1990s - 1991, 1992, 1996, 1997, 1998
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018