- 14th April - Don Crawford dies from asbestosis.
- 20th April - Joe Pritchard dies from unknown causes.
- 11th August - Jonathan Gordon-Davies and Laura Wright marry.
- 18th November - Damon Grant is stabbed by an unknown assailant. He dies in the arms of girlfriend Debbie McGrath. (Final appearance of Damon Grant)
- 23rd November - Sheila Grant is told that her son Damon has died.
- 1st December - Damon Grant's funeral takes place.
- 7th December - The Rogers family move to the close. (First appearance of Growler, Katie and Sammy Rogers)
Real world eventsEdit
- 4th November - The first episode of three-part spin-off Damon and Debbie airs.
- 18th November - The final episode of three-part spin-off Damon and Debbie airs.
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