Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1916 - Ida Leathers (later Barlow) born.
- 1960 - May Hardman returns home after a nervous breakdown.
- 1963 - Ena Sharples catches Lucille Hewitt bunking off school.
- 1970 - Joe Donelli takes Irma Barlow hostage in her flat.
- 1981 - The Ogdens decide not to sell No. 13 when they can't find a good council house to move into.
- 1985 - Mike Baldwin agrees to be best man at Alf Roberts's wedding to Audrey Potter.
- 1998 - Jackie and Tyrone Dobbs start squatting in No. 7.
- 2001 - Duggie Ferguson decides to auction off the Rovers Return Inn.
- 2002 - Steve and Karen McDonald are returning from a holiday to Tenerife but find out that Vikram Desai has planted cocaine in Karen's suitcase. Steve empties the cocaine into the canal, leaving Vik ruined.
- 2010 - Ashley Peacock's funeral takes place.
- 2011 - Tracy Barlow suffers a miscarriage.
- 1960 - First appearance of Leonard Swindley.
- 1973 - Nicholas Cochrane (Andy McDonald) is born.
- 1974 - First appearance of Ena Sharples since Violet Carson's stroke in February of the same year.
Episodes were broadcast on 16th December on the following years:
- 1960s - 1960, 1963, 1964, 1968
- 1970s - 1970, 1974
- 1980s - 1981, 1985, 1987
- 1990s - 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007
- 2010s - 2010, 2011 (I) (II)