Message from former Prime Minister Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown sends his warm regards to New College for their 175th Anniversary celebrations.

Gordon Brown official

We are delighted that Gordon Brown has sent some kind words to the School of Divinity upon hearing about the New College 175th Anniversary celebrations. The University of Edinburgh alumni said the following: 

"My congratulations on the celebrations and events you’re planning for the 175th Anniversary of the School of Divinity. It is a remarkable achievement on your part and of the University of Edinburgh to have such a prestigious faculty with a great history of service to our country and so much to offer now and in the future."

Gordon Brown is the United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education and former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He received a PhD from the University of Edinburgh and is the author of several books including Beyond the Crash: Overcoming the First Crisis of Globalisation, My Scotland, Our Britain and My Life, Our Times.