She will be part of the ‘G8 spouses’ program which started in Rome. “I’m really looking forward to meeting up with the ‘other halves’ – some of them I have met before from last year’s G8 and the G20 in London” she said before the event.
On arrival at L’Aquila on Wednesday evening she reported to be “having nice cup of tea”.
Pictures can also be seen on her flickr page. Here Sarah Brown (left) with wife of the Canadian PM, visits the Quirinale Presdential Palace in Rome, 9th July.