5th January - Phelan murders Luke Britton following a spectacular car chase, which culminates with Phelan shooting Luke before firing two bullets at his car - triggering a vehicle explosion that kills Luke.
10th January - Seb works out that Phelan killed Luke, but runs away after Phelan threatens him.
7th February - Carla collapses in the Rovers whilst on a date with new boyfriend Daniel. His jealous half-brother Peter Barlow mistakenly assumes that Carla is drunk, but Roy Cropper tells him that she has kidney problems. Her half-brother Aidan Connor offers to be a donor after he is found to be a match for a transplant.
16th February - Michelle Connor is stunned to find her biological son, Alex Neeson, working on a placement at the Rosamund Street Medical Centre. Daniel breaks off his relationship with Carla after he admits he is still in love with his ex-girlfriend Sinead. Carla summons Sinead to the hospital and gives her a sexy outfit to impress Daniel with, which works, and the pair end up getting back together.
7th March - Tim manages to entrap Phelan into admitting to his role in the Calcutta Street scam development, all the while Eileen unknowingly discovers this as well. After confronting Phelan for his involvement, Eileen initially considers reporting her husband to the police, but changes her mind at the last second.
30th March - Phelan falls into the sea, presumed dead after confessing all his crimes to Eileen; who subsequently kicked him over the edge of the pier during their confrontation.
2nd April - Eileen is detained by the police as they believe she was Phelan's accomplice after finding a false passport in the office at the Builder's Yard. It is revealed Phelan survived his fall into the sea, and is recuperating at a B&B under the alias "Alan Frost".
9th April - David, suffering psychologically after being raped by Josh, loses control and batters Gary unconscious at a charity boxing tournament. David is arrested while Gary is taken to hospital.
30th April - Toyah helps Eva Price to deliver her and Aidan's baby daughter at a cottage in Lymm. Toyah and Eva plan to pass the baby off as Toyah and Peter's daughter via their surrogate, Jacqui Ainsworth, who miscarried some months prior.
7th May - Aidan commits suicide after struggling with depression in silence for months.
28th May - Pat Phelan returns to Weatherfield and after being briefly held prisoner by Gary, shoots Nicola, and later Michelle after laying siege to the Viaduct Bistro. Phelan's reign of terror ultimately ends after a newly-released Anna fatally stabs him.
15th June - After months of lying, Toyah comes clean to her fiancé Peter about Susie Barlow being Eva and the late Aidan's daughter, and that their real baby was miscarried. Later, Peter ends his relationship with Toyah.