12th May 2003 - Madeleine McCann born
3rd May 2007 - Madeleine disappeared
15th May 2007 - British expatriate Robert Murat classed as suspect (not been arrested or charged but treated by police as more than a witness)
7th September 2007 - Kate McCann is formally declared an arguida
8th September 2007 - Gerry McCann is given arguido status after further police questioning
3rd February 2008 - The McCanns are no longer suspects