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Couples living with their parents or in-laws test drive a place of their own. Mitch is used to his mum waiting on him hand and foot and it's driving his girlfriend Ellie mad.

We meet odd couple Jack and Olivia from Norwich and sci-fi fanatics Ellie Rose and Mitch.

Funny man Jack is refusing to grow up. He doesn't see why he should have to move out of his girlfriend's home when he has all the benefits of being looked after by a mum without any of the nagging. His girlfriend Olivia describes their relationship as more 'parent and child' than boyfriend and girlfriend, but despite this she is still desperate to move out of home and go it alone with her very own Peter Pan.

But as they move into their own place, could the strain of Olivia having to become mum to her man become too much? And will her mum get used to having her own space and not want them back at all? Will Jack want to run back to being cosseted or will he pull his finger out and fulfil his dream of being a stand-up comedian? Can this experience turn a Peter Pan boy into a man?

And there's another one in Norwich who is refusing to grow up. Mummy's boy Mitch is used to his mum waiting on him hand and foot and it's driving his girlfriend Ellie mad. She's desperate for Mitch to cut the apron strings and get a place of their own. But there's one problem - his mum just doesn't want to let him go.

Can Ellie finally persuade Mitch to get a job and start earning so they can stand on their own two feet and get their own place? Or will this mummy's boy be running home at the end of the week?

1 hour

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • Supergrass

    Alright

  • LeAnn Rimes

    Life Goes On

  • Ellie Goulding

    Lights

  • Emeli Sandé

    Next To Me

  • CHVRCHES

    Gun

  • Lana Del Rey

    Blue Jeans

  • Conor Maynard & Wiley

    Animal

  • The Joy Formidable

    Whirring

  • Katy Perry

    Firework

  • Example

    Kickstarts

  • Ellie Goulding

    Burn

  • Ladyhawke

    Black White & Blue

  • Armin van Buuren

    Pulsar

  • The Wanted

    Lightning

  • Palma Violets

    Best of friends

  • The Only Ones

    Another girl, another planet

  • Saint Raymond

    Everything she wants

  • Arlissa

    Sticks and stones

  • Crystal Fighters

    Wave

  • Tegan and Sara

    Closer

  • Mark Owen

    Us and Ours

  • Josh Osho

    Freewheel

  • Bastille

    Things We Lost In The Fire

  • Camera Obscura

    Do it again

  • Bastille

    Oblivion

  • Kid Cudi

    Pursuit of happiness

  • Rudimental

    More Than Anything (feat. Emeli Sandé)

  • Two Door Cinema Club

    Do you want it all

  • Vampire Weekend

    White Sky

  • Avril Lavigne

    Here's to never growing up

  • Wretch 32

    Blackout

  • Lucy Spraggan

    Lighthouse

  • Dolly Parton

    9 to 5

  • Hurts

    Blind

  • Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Bad moon rising

  • David Guetta

    Titanium (feat. Sia)

  • The Prodigy

    Out of Space

  • The Firm

    Star Trekkin

  • Foals

    My Number

  • Vampire Weekend

    A Punk

  • Florence + the Machine

    Kiss with a fist

  • Adele

    Turning Tables

  • Queen

    Don't stop me now

  • Bastille

    Overjoyed

  • Florence + the Machine

    Dog Days are over

  • Coldplay

    Paradise

  • alt-J

    Dissolve Me

Credits

Role Contributor
Executive Producer Hannah Wyatt
Executive Producer Kat Lennox
Series Producer Sarah Ladbury

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