Sarah Brown has received an honorary degree from the Open University (OU) in Scotland in recognition of her public service.
The global health and education campaigner said she was "honoured" to receive the accolade alongside 560 graduating students at a degree ceremony at Edinburgh's Usher Hall on Saturday, adding that she was a "huge fan of the opportunities that The OU provides".
The wife of former prime minister Gordon Brown has sent Theresa May's husband a message of support as the couple moved into No 10.
Sarah Brown recalled the high-profile role as both stressful and enjoyable in a tweet offering best wishes to Philip May.
Wife of former prime Minister Gordon Brown has tweeted her support for Amanda Thatcher saying she read well on a "daunting occasion."