Police officers from other regions of the UK arrive in Manchester for the funeral of PC Nicola Hughes

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Sussex Police in Manchester for funeral of PC Nicola Hughes Credit: ITV Granada

Police officers from across the country have been deployed on Deansgate. These two officers are from Sussex Police.

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Greater Manchester police officers closing Deansgate in Manchester city centre ahead of the funeral of PC Nicola Hughes Credit: ITV Granada

Deansgate has been closed between Quay Street and Manchester Cathedral ahead of the funeral of PC Nicola Hughes. It will reopen at 15:00.

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Crowds for PC Hughes funeral

Crowds have gathered on the streets of Manchester city centre for the funeral today of PC Nicola Hughes. PC Hughes and colleague PC Fiona Bone were shot dead in Hattersley. Both services will be at Manchester Cathedral.