"We have become a less tolerant society recently," she said. "Statistics show increased levels of hate crime and homophobia following the Brexit vote."
"The media is also more open in attacking LGBT rights, with opinion pieces openly saying what was unacceptable a couple of years ago, particularly against trans rights. All this is discouraging for anyone contemplating coming out at work."
"As a result it appears that LGBT+ architects are less willing or confident to be open about their sexual orientation or gender identity."