- 1831 - Josiah Hathersage and Rebecca Thornton marry.
- 1938 - Pearl Ladderbanks is born.
- 1975 - Kathy Davis returns to the village.
- 1982 - New NY Estates estate manager Alan Turner arrives in the village.
- 2003 - Terry Woods and Dawn Hope marry.
- 2008 - Chas and Debbie Dingle set up Charlie Sellers to get him out of Jo Stiles's life by robbing one of Brenda MacFarlane's clubs. However, Charlie holds the bar manager hostage while Chas takes the contents of the safe. Charlie later demands they hand it over but Brenda returns with a heavy. Andy Sugden is released from prison.
- 2019 - Joe Tate is revealed to be alive after 5 months, believing he was killed by Cain Dingle who still has no idea the truth. The only person who knew Joe is alive is Graham Foster but Kim Tate finds out about Graham's lies.
- 1994 - Simon Lennon (Ben Tucker) is born.
- 2020 - ITV announce that due to the coronavirus pandemic, the programme's schedules will temporarily change as of 30th March to five episodes a week, transmitting at 7pm on Monday to Friday - no double episode on Thursday.
Episodes were broadcast on 18th March on the following years:
- 1970s - 1974, 1975
- 1980s - 1980, 1982, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1999
- 2000s - 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019
- 2020s - 2020, 2021 (I) (II)