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BBC sets Scumbag College on iTunes

The BBC is exploring its back catalogue, looking for shows to sell through iTunes, and began offering the first series of cult comedy The Young Ones through the Apple service this week.

First broadcast in 1982, The Young Ones featured Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmonson and Nigel Planer. The second and final series will also be made available in the coming weeks.

The Young Ones captures the essence of student life in Thatcherite Britain in the early 80’s, following four students studying at the aptly named Scumbag College.
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