Coronation Street history
- 1982 - Toyah Battersby born.
- 1984 - Billy Walker makes a pass at a married Deirdre Barlow, which Deirdre rejects.
- 1986 - Gail Tilsley, tired of her old routine, succumbs to the advances of husband Brian's cousin Ian Latimer and starts sleeping with him. Hilda Ogden demands Sally Seddon leave No.13 when she hears that Kevin Webster has been allowing her to stay over, but changes her mind when she witnesses Sally's mother forcing her to hand over her dole money to buy beer for her father.
- 1997 - Deirdre Rachid has a fateful first encounter with airline pilot Jon Lindsay at the Warwick Hotel.
- 2003 - Millionaire Wally Bannister dumps Blanche Hunt to go out with Blanche's granddaughter Tracy Preston.
- 2007 - Claire Peacock is arrested by the police under suspicion of starting a fire at No.4.
- 2008 - Jerry Morton has a heart attack.
- 2010 - Robbie Sloane is released from Highfield Prison. He goes to Coronation Street, where he spies on Carla Connor and Roy Cropper, following his cellmate Tony Gordon's instructions.
- 2012 - Lesley Kershaw's funeral takes place.
- 2014 - The police find out that Tina McIntyre sustained a blow to the head and wasn't just merely pushed from the Builder's Yard roof. Meanwhile at the hospital, Tina is under critical condition and not making any progress, and had to be taken to surgery due to a swelling on her brain. Anna Windass confesses to Izzy and Katy that she had slept with Pat Phelan in order to save the family.
- 2015- Leanne Tilsley and Amy Barlow manage to escape from the burning Victoria Court building but it then explodes with Kal Nazir still inside, killing him. Meanwhile some debris lands in the Builders Yard causing Maddie Heath to get hit by a second explosion, knocking her unconscious.
- 2018 - Gary Windass kidnaps Pat Phelan, who has been in hiding since March.
- 1935 - Anne Reid (Valerie Barlow) born.
- 1961 - Michelle Collins (Stella Price) born.
- 1990 - The 1990 ITV Telethon is transmitted in a twenty-seven hour marathon. Coronation Street contribution is a special mini-episode which sees the temporary return of Hilda Ogden to the programme.
Episodes were broadcast on 28th May on the following years:
- 1960s - 1962, 1969
- 1970s - 1973, 1979
- 1980s - 1980, 1984, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1999
- 2000s - 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004 (I) (II), 2006, 2007 (I) (II), 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2012 (I) (II), 2013, 2014, 2015, 2018