- 1896 - Sam Pearson born.
- 1972 - Norman Harrison proposes to Marian Wilks. She turns him down.
- 1985 - Pat Sugden discovers she is pregnant.
- 1989 - Jack Sugden quits his job at the fish and chips shop after he finally tires of his boss Sid Flower's poor treatment of his employee Donna by pouring a tin of baked beans all over Sid.
- 1991 - Sarah Connolly discovers Jim Latimer murdered Sharon Crossthwaite in 1973.
- 1996 - First appearance of Ashley Thomas.
- 2004 - First appearance of Alice Wilson.
- 2005 - Paddy Kirk's university friend, Hari Prasad, arrives in the village.
- 2006 - Laurel Thomas discovers she is pregnant.
- 2008 - Eli, Debbie Dingle and Jasmine Thomas dispose of Shane Doyle's body by dumping him in the lake at Home Farm.
- 2014 - The wedding of Ali Spencer and Ruby Haswell is due to take place, however the day goes wrong when the registrar dies and when Harriet Finch tries to take over, she is arrested for burglary.
To be added.
Episodes were broadcast on 5th December on the following years:
- 1970s - 1972, 1978
- 1980s - 1985, 1989
- 1990s - 1991, 1995, 1996
- 2000s - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
- 2010s - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018