Updated 16th July 2004
Famous Faces Passing Through: Rachel Davies (Band of Gold), Coral Atkins (Family at war)
One of the most eventful years in Emmerdale history.
After 140 years the Sugdens had to leave the farmhouse affter it was found that the farmhouse and land was subsiding due to the collapse of old lead-workings. They moved into Hawthorn Cottage that had been owned by the family 20 years previously. Annie was upset when Jack failed to tell her. Annie did not want to know it until it was renamed Emmerdale Farm. Annie and Jack were reconciled before her marriage to Leonard.
Romance for Alan when he met former prostitute Shirley Foster at a drop-in centre.
When Chris Tate started thinking more of his business than her, his wife Kathy cut him off and started seeing wine salesman Josh Lewis, an American. She was due to leave Chris for Josh on the night of the plane crash.
In May, Zoe Tate came out as a lesbian to her father Frank.
The Windsor family arrived in August and have been entertaining now for the best part of a decade.
Frank Tate went into decline this year and started drinking again after Kimís departure following her affair with Neil Kincaid. Kim's affair soon ended however. Kim finally left to set up on her own Stables under her maiden name of Barker. Frank eventually pulled himself together when an old flame, Ruth, turned up.
By the end of the year there was another new family, The McAllisters! Bernard, a GP and his wife (Angharad) - a teacher - arrived in the village with their two children - Luke and Jessica in the autumn.
Perhaps the most important Date in Emmerdale took place 30 December 1993 (see below)
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