The French flag has been lowered to half-mast outside the Birmingham City Council House as a mark of respect following last night's attack in Nice.
84 people have been killed, several of them children, after a lorry ploughed into crowds celebrating France's national Bastille Day in Nice.
Francois Hollande says it was a "terrorist attack" and has extended the country's state of emergency.
Lord Mayor of Birmingham Councillor Carl Rice has sent the following message to President Hollande:
Leader of Birmingham City Council Councillor John Clancy sent the following message to the Mayor of Nice Philippe Pradal.