3rd April - Amy Barnes gives birth to a boy, with the help of Daniel Raven's wife, Abi. (First appearance of Lucas Hay)
9th April - Hannah Ashworth is injured when she crashes Justin Burton's motorbike, which had been tampered with by Ash Roy.
23rd April - Anita Roy is hospitalised with burns after attempting to bleach her legs to lighten her skin colour.
7th May - Warren Fox is arrested for the murder of Sean Kennedy after confessing to Calvin Valentine the day prior.
27th May - Warren Fox is knocked unconscious and kidnapped by an unknown kidnapper.
28th May - Warren Fox's kidnapper is revealed to be Clare Devine, who douses The Loft in petrol before threatening to set it alight. (First appearance of the character since 2007)
29th May - Hannah Ashworth is knocked unconscious by Clare Devine whilst searching for Justin Burton at The Loft. As Clare prepares to set the place alight, Hannah attacks her, causing her to drop the match. The pair fight but end up falling over the balcony. Clare manages to escape and Justin saves Hannah. Warren ends up injuring himself attempting to escape, trapping himself on the landing of the stairs. The cable holding the mirror to the roof snaps and the mirror falls, causing Warren to be impaled by the shards of glass. (Last appearance of Warren Fox until 2010)
3rd June - Justin Burton flees the village to avoid being prosecuted for the fire at The Loft. Russ Owen flees the village after kidnapping his son, Max. (Last appearance of Russ and Max Owen until 2018, and final appearance of Justin Burton)
5th June - Clare Devine is arrested for starting the fire at The Loft after Sasha Valentine hears her voice on a voicemail from Warren Fox. (Last appearance of Clare until 2013).
30th September - Theresa McQueen visits her mother, Kathleen, in prison. (First appearance of Kathleen McQueen)
1st October - Bel and Govinda Roy move to Middlesbrough. Lydia Hart, Sarah Barnes and Zoe Carpenter all go skydiving. Lydia tampers with a parachute in order to try kill Zoe but Sarah uses the faulty parachute and subsequently falls to her death. (Final appearance of Bel Roy, Gov Roy and Sarah Barnes)
2nd October - Zoe Carpenter is arrested for the murder of Sarah Barnes. Tony Hutchinson and Cindy Cunningham marry.
5th October - Frankie Dean visits her son, Jake, in the psychiatric hospital upon discovering of his impending release. Newt meets Rae Wilson. (First appearance of Jake Dean since 2008 and first appearance of Rae)
9th October - As part of their suicide pact, Newt and "Rae Wilson" attempt suicide by jumping off a water tower. "Eli" attempts to stop them, but Barry pushes him into the water, and he fails to resurface. Barry and Rae jump into the water, witnessed by Jack Osborne and Lauren Valentine. Jack rescues Newt however Rae fails to resurface.
12th October - Jake Dean is arrested for breaching his bail conditions.