The future looks bleak for Aidan Walsh. He stands to lose his job as the last major employer in a dead-end Welsh town prepares to close its factory and relocate to India. Then Aidan hatches a startling plan. He buries himself alive in a coffin in his back garden, announcing that he's not coming out until everyone's job is saved.Slowly, people warm to his cause, locally at first and then from futher afield as news of his remarkable protest travels. And so begins a titanic battle of wills between an unlikely hero and a powerful corporation. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Wayne Forester. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/oakh/000119/bk_oakh_000119_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Ioan Gruffudd is a Welsh actor. Educated at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he started off in Welsh language productions, then came to international attention as Fifth Officer Harold Lowe in the film Titanic, and as Lt. John Beales in Black Hawk Down. However, he is probably best known for playing the role of Horatio Hornblower in Hornblower, the British made-for-TV films based on C.S. Forester's novels. Gruffudd's recent notable film roles include Lancelot in King Arthur, Mister Fantastic in Fantastic Four and the sequel Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, and British slavery abolitionist William Wilberforce in Amazing Grace. He played Tony Blair in W.