A minutes silence will be observed across the islands today following terrorist attacks in Nice.
At least 84 people were killed and more remain in hospital after a lorry drove into crowds celebrating Bastille day.
The Bailiff in Guernsey has asked staff in all States department to fall silent at 11am, which is 12 noon in France, as a mark of respect for those who lost their lives or were injured.
The same will happen in Jersey and other organisations have been told they can follow suit.
Jersey's Chef Minister has condemned the 'despicable' attack on Nice last night, saying the island stands ready to help in any way.
A Frenchman living in Jersey has told ITV News 'we worry a lot more now' after the third major terrorist attack in the country in 18 months.
The President of Alderney has offered 'heartfelt condolences' to Nice after attending the French Ambassador's house just before the attack.