- 1973 - Frank Blakey proposes to Janie Harker. She accepts.
- 1980 - Dolly Skilbeck is rushed to hospital after contracting a virus.
- 1981 - Derek Warner and Tom Merrick are charged with theft.
- 1997 - First appearance of Lyn Hutchinson. Final appearance of Sean Rossi.
- 1998 - Zak Dingle proposes to Lisa Clegg.
- 2001 - Zak Dingle admits to his nephew Cain that he is his real father.
- 2002 - Robert Sugden tells Katie Addyman that his brother Andy killed their mother two years previously.
- 2004 - Tricia Dingle's life support machine is finally switched off.
- 2008 - 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.
- 2016 - Rakesh Kotecha confesses to his son Kirin that he falsified his grandson Johnny's DNA test.
- 2018 - Preparing to move to Australia, Lawrence White sells Home Farm to Joe Tate.
Episodes were broadcast on 8th January on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973, 1974
- 1980s - 1980, 1981, 1985, 1987
- 1990s - 1991, 1997, 1998
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015 (I) (II), 2016, 2018