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Britain's Youngest Undertaker

Documentary which follows Rachael Ryan as she turns 16, leaves school and becomes Britain's youngest female undertaker. Can Rachael be sure that a life of death is her destiny?

In the city of Newport in Wales, a 15-year-old schoolgirl is about to pass from a world of classrooms to one of caskets and coffins - dealing with death on a daily basis. This revealing documentary follows Rachael Ryan as she turns 16 and becomes Britain's youngest female undertaker. Dad Mike runs the family firm and hopes one day to pass the business on to Rachael and her sister Louise. Can Rachael be sure that a life of death is her destiny?

1 hour

Last on

Wed 30 Nov 2011 03:00

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Role Contributor
Executive Producer Jonny Young
Executive Producer Jonny Young
Director Guy Gilbert
Director Guy Gilbert

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