The first BSUH LGBTQ+ Staff Conference organised and run by the BSUH NHS LGBTQ+ Staff Network under the leadership of Nick Groves, Associate Director, 3Ts,  took place on the 26th of February 2019. Over 270 members of BSUH staff attended and there were representatives from the Royal College of Nursing and the Martin Fisher Foundation. Staff from across services, wards and specialities had the opportunity to find out about LGBTQ+ issues in healthcare and learn about the Trust’s entry at 143 on the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index. There were a range of speakers such as Alan McCarthy (Trust Chair) and CEO Dame Marianne Griffiths. Stonewall representatives were present on the day.