Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1960 - First appearances of Concepta Riley and Vera Lomax. Ena Sharples is first seen wearing a hairnet.
- 1964 - The Street residents present their first pantomime Cinderella in the Mission Hall for local children.
- 1968 - The Street’s second panto, Aladdin is presented at St. Mary's Church to raise funds for that establishment.
- 1974 - First appearance of Eddie Yeats.
- 1981 - Eunice Gee leaves her husband Fred.
- 1985 - Alf Roberts and Audrey Potter are married.
- 1996 - Don Brennan attempts suicide in Martin Platt’s car.
- 1998 - Blanche Hunt arrives to spend Christmas with daughter Deirdre Rachid (First appearance of Blanche since 3rd December 1997 and the start of her stint as a regular).
- 2002 - Peter Barlow and Shelley Unwin hold an engagement party.
- 2005 - Emily Bishop unwittingly meets her husband’s killer as Ed Jackson starts to get to know her in order to beg her forgiveness for killing Ernest Bishop in 1978.
- 2007 - Liz McDonald's hen night is held at the Rovers.
- 2011 - Katy Armstrong gives birth to a baby boy, Joseph Peter.
- 1916 - Noel Dyson (Ida Barlow) is born.
- 1972 - Patricia Phoenix and Alan Browning marry with Irene Sutcliffe and Adele Rose as witnesses.
Episodes were broadcast on 23rd 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), 2013 (I) (II), 2015, 2016