Author Archives: Brendan Costelloe

Brendan Costelloe

About Brendan Costelloe

Brendan Costelloe is senior external relations officer (EU) at NCVO, leading on Brexit work. He previously worked for the RSPB, and prior to that in local government.

Brexit: An end-of-year review

A review of the major developments around Brexit in 2017, what to expect in 2018, and what this might mean for the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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Would a ‘clean’ Brexit really be good for charities?

A look at CFG's recent report arguing that a clean Brexit would be good for charities Continue reading

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Parliament and Brexit: why scrutiny is important

What were the Brexit bills outlined in the Queen's speech and what scrutiny should repatriated powers be subject to? Continue reading

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Giving everyone a stake in post-Brexit Britain

With the general election taking place next week, our manifesto sets out what Britain needs from the next government Continue reading

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Heading for the Brexit door

What voluntary organisations should consider and likely time frames for a negotiating 'window of opportunity' Continue reading

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Come what May: Preparing for Brexit

Key areas in which Brexit could effect voluntary organisations and how you can prepare for this Continue reading

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