2. The gang are now in their second year, but they haven’t grown up, according to writer Sam Bain:
If anything the reverse. One of the pitches is that we’ve got a new housemate replacing the absent Josie, who’s in Southampton as we start the series. So we’ve got Candice, who’s a first year Fresher, and they – and particularly Oregon – treat her like she’s about ten years younger than them, and they know it all, and have seen things she couldn’t possibly imagine. They treat her with that kind of attitude. In their minds, they’ve moved on, but in reality they haven’t.