TENDRING police officers are flying the flag for diversity to highlight the importance of inclusivity in workplaces and the wider world.

Police stations in Clacton, Walton, Thorpe-le-Soken and Harwich are currently adorned with Pride flags to mark this year’s Pride Month.

The annual occasion sees the LGBTQ+ community celebrate across the globe by hosting numerous events to highlight the influence LGBTQ+ people have had.

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It also serves to promote equality and the visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as a social group.

A spokesman for Essex Police Tendring said: “In celebration of Pride Month we’d like to highlight the importance of diversity and inclusive workplaces.”