Here we look back at some of Brookside's most controversial and explosive storylines.
1986 Sheila Grant's rape ......................
1991 Barry Grant pushes Sue and Danny off a scaffold to their deaths
1993 Jimmy, high on drugs kills Frank Rogers in a car accident
1994 Simon Howe forms a cult on the close then blows up No 5
1995 The Jordache storyline reaches it's conclusion
1995 Mick is stalked by Jenny Swift.......
1995 Rosie Banks becomes addicted to gambling
1996 The Nat and Georgia Simpson incest story
1997 Mathew and Emily Farnham are killed in a car crash
1997 Mick and Elaine help put Gladys out of her misery
1997 Rachel and Christian, Rachel realises to late she has married a violent possesive man
1998 The Jacqui Dixon surrogacy storyline
1998 A gas explosion rocks the Parade
1999 Nikki Shadwick rape storyline
1999 The Millennium Club explosion
2000 Sinbad is accused of Child abuse
2000 Jimmy suffers from manic depression
2000 As she argues with Max, Susannah falls down the stairs
2001 The Murray's IVF storyline
2001 Ron shoots Clint Moffat
2002 Anthony kills Imelda Clough