Eleven Midlands companies have been named among the most gay friendly workplaces in the country, according to a list by equality charity Stonewall.
Councils, universities and emergency services have been named on the list which celebrates workplaces which are particularly supportive of lesbian, gay and transgender colleagues.
Leicestershire Council (7)
Leicestershire Police (17)
Birmingham City Council (28)
University of Birmingham (50)
De Montfort University (58)
Nottinghamshire County Council (64)
Nottinghamshire Police (64)
West Midlands Police (71)
Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue (89)
Vision West Nottinghamshire (93)
Nottingham City Council (97)