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Translation Agency based in Cambridge

With nearly 40 years of experience in both commercial and editorial translations, First Edition Translations are ideally placed to provide a wide range of professional language services to businesses and individuals.


Coronavirus Update:

First Edition fully complies with United Kingdom Government guidance and has closed its offices at this time. All First Edition staff are working safely and normally from home, and our service delivery continues as normal. If you have any questions, or if we can assist you in any way, please do contact us. Stay safe and well.

Scientific Translations

Translations for the scientific sectors, including life sciences, agriculture, veterinary medicine and chemistry.

Medical Translations

Providing first-class translations to the medical, pharmaceutical and regulatory industries for over 30 years.

Technical Translations

Professional and specialised translation services to the manufacturing and engineering sectors.

Book Translations

We ensure that not only spelling is correct, but also grammar, punctuation, vocabulary, dates and more.

Legal Translations

In the case of legal documents, accuracy is key as a careless translation might cost you dearly.

PR & Marketing Translations

It is essential that your PR, marketing and advertising materials convey the same message in every market.

Website Translations

Our experienced translators will work with you to ensure that your website not only reads well but is culturally attuned.

Case Studies

Projects range from translating e-learning tools, to an ancient set of documents written in Classical Chinese.

Working with

  • Dorling Kindersley
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Scala
  • Cambridge Electronic Design Limited
  • Amino
  • Hayward Medical Communications