GM Mayor Tony Lloyd expresses Greater Manchester's sympathies and solidarity following the attacks on Nice
'The thoughts of Greater Manchester are with the people of Nice following this attack on France's day of National celebration.
'France has been attacked again by those who seek to foment hatred and divide us. Again, France, and all those who stand together with the French people, will reject this poisonous ideology.
'Today I have written to the Mayor of Nice to express Greater Manchester's sympathies and solidarity.'