Eoin McLennan Murray


About the

Eoin McLennan-Murray, the author of Beyond Redemption, is a resilient individual whose unwavering dedication to truth and justice shines through his gripping account. With over two decades of loyal service in the Prison Service, Eoin found himself entangled in a historic clash at Blantyre House resettlement prison, a clash that would shape the course of his life and the lives of those around him.

As the Governor of Blantyre House, Eoin championed an innovative approach, granting trust and responsibility to long-term prisoners, leading to commendable reductions in reoffending rates. His conflict with his line manager, Tom Murtagh, escalated, concluding in a dramatic raid unprecedented in the history of UK prisons. Despite accusations of financial irregularities and disobedience, Eoin fought tirelessly to clear his name, facing a storm of challenges and unrelenting opposition.

Eoin’s story is one of strong spirit, redemption, and unyielding determination. After his vindication, he returned to his role as a prison governor, eventually rising to the esteemed position of President of the Prison Governor’s Association. Through his book, Eoin shares his inspiring journey, offering readers a profound insight into the complexities of the prison system and the triumph of integrity over adversity.