- 1st January - Alf Roberts dies of a heart attack during Nick Tilsley's birthday party.
- 26th January - Paul and Carla Connor are married.
- 6th February - Tony Horrocks is murdered by Jez Quigley, although his remains lay undiscovered beneath Victoria Street until March 2000.
- 7th February - OAP Walter Byford dies at Weatherfield Vale nursing home.
- 21st April - Roy Cropper marries Hayley Patterson.
- 6th August - Fred Elliott and Audrey Roberts take Maud Grimes's pensioner fiancé Sidney Templeton out for the day but the old man dies suddenly in the back of their car.
- 24th September - Death of Judy Mallett.
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