15th April - Toyah Battersby is found by Jason Grimshaw in the ginnel behind the Rovers having been raped. Danny Hargreaves calls off his wedding to Sally Webster after finding out about her fling with Kevin the previous year.
6th May - Alma Halliwell is told that she has terminal cancer.
9th May - Duggie Ferguson hires Shelley Unwin to work in the Rovers (First appearance of the character).
13th May - Maria Sutherland moves into No.9 to be with Tyrone Dobbs even though her arrival is unexpected by the Duckworths.
14th May - Having seen Audrey Roberts picking up leaflets about cancer in the Medical Centre, Gail Platt confides in Alma Halliwell only to be shocked when Alma tells her that she is the one who has the condition and that it's terminal.
21st May - Audrey Roberts decides to withdraw from the upcoming Council election.
25th July - Jack and Vera Duckworth go to see a property that they've inherited from a deceased pigeon-fancier Jimmy Kelly, expecting a house, but only to find that it is an old shed on the allotments.
30th July - To protect foster child Wayne Hayes from his abusive stepfather, Roy and Hayley Cropper run away with him.
26th August - Hayley Cropper is released from Barnhurst Prison when Sheila Hayes confesses that Alex Swinton beats both her and son Wayne Hayes, the boy who Hayley and Roy absconded with to try and protect him.
27th August - The poteen that Jack Duckworth was brewing in his allotment potting shed explodes.
31st August - Fred Elliott proposes to Evelyn Sykes. Emma Watts starts having early contractions and risks losing her baby.
2nd September - Eve Sykes accepts Fred Elliott's proposal of marriage.
5th September - Fred Elliott marries Eve Sykes. Mike Baldwin's patience with his unfaithful wife Linda snaps at the wedding and he throws her out of his life.
7th September - A shocked Gail Platt discovers that her separated husband Martin and Sally Webster have been having an affair.
10th September - Kevin Webster smashes Martin Platt's car after discovering he is dating Kevin's ex-wife Sally.
21st October - Mike Baldwin is arrested on suspicion of the murder of his disappeared wife Linda.
22nd October - Maxine Peacock's pregnancy is confirmed. Suspecting the baby is his, Matt Ramsden tries to persuade her to leave Ashley for him but she refuses.
24th October - Jack and Vera Duckworth discover that Terry is being held on a charge of attempted murder.
25th October - Jimmy Sykes, believing that Mike Baldwin killed his sister Linda, sets fire to his office in Underworld and attacks Janice Battersby who walks in on him. Dennis Stringer saves her and the two end up in bed after realising that their passion for each other is mutual.
2nd November - Following her break-in, Kevin Webster asks Molly Hardcastle to move in with him and she agrees.
5th November - Jimmy Sykes pushes a lit firework through the letterbox into Underworld, interrupting Janice Battersby and Dennis Stringer who are having a passionate moment on the floor.