Twitter users are being encouraged to join in a minute's silence for firefighter Stephen Hunt, whose funeral is being held today.
As a mark of respect for FF Stephen Hunt, the flags at the station will be flown at half mast today.
Our thoughts are with the family, friends and colleagues of Firefighter Stephen Hunt RIP @manchesterfire, as his funeral takes place today.
We'd like thank everyone for their kind words and messages of sympathy. We've been overwhelmed by the response #ripStephenHunt
Every fire service in the country has sent a representative to form a guard of honour for FF Stephen Hunt http://t.co/OgWwfhmAQG
A guard of honour assembles outside Bury Parish Church ahead of the funeral of firefighter Stephen Hunt.
The funeral is taking place later of a firefighter who died while tackling a blaze in Manchester in July.
A service is being held at Bury Parish Church for 38 year old Stephen Hunt who lost his life following the incident in Oldham Street.
Colleagues will form a guard of honour along the route through the town.