Aileen Murphie

Aileen Murphie is director, MHCLG and local government value for money at the National Audit Office
  • Learning lessons from LEPs

    14 August 2019

    Aileen Murphie examines the role, progress and development of local enterprise partnerships from the eyes of the National Audit Office.


  • Patterns of change

    22 March 2017

    In the third of a series of articles on the financial sustainability of local authorities, Aileen Murphie focuses on the experiences of different types of councils in delivering and resourcing their capital programmes.


  • The growth of inter-authority lending

    24 January 2017

    In the second of a series of articles from the National Audit Office unpicking the complex and often overlooked world of local authority capital expenditure and resourcing, Aileen Murphie explains the growth of inter-authority lending


  • Servicing councils’ debt costs

    26 October 2016

    Aileen Murphie examines the latest National Audit Office research on the cost of servicing council debt, the mounting pressure on local authorities and which areas are being hit hardest by these fees