Language translation services can be tricky to navigate.

Ours have been the trusted choice since 1990.

Welcome! We’ve been making language translation services safer and easier to navigate since 1990 for people, SMEs, NGOs, corporates, the public sector and more. We’ve delivered over 50,000 language projects, and translated more than 40 million source words. And you’ll find super feedback from our clients, on our Google MyBusiness here and on our Client Guestbook. Based in Preston in Lancashire NW UK, we work with clients right across the UK, Europe – especially France – and the USA.

Language Translation Services Capability

Alongside our fully-reviewed 100% mother-tongue professional translation services we also provide a full range of interpreting for conferences, court, insurance, business, social and medical clients across Europe. Full Corporate Members of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting, we’re also one of only 148 accredited* Members worldwide of the Association of Translation Companies.

As one of the UK’s few truly one-stop language partners, we provide a full suite of other quality-assured cost-effective language translation services. That includes foreign language typesetting and voiceover/subtitling multimedia and our much-complimented Life Documents translation. We also offer expert proofreading and back-translation services, as well as multilingual transcription. And we continue to extend our service range, such as our new document reconstruction. But if you need something else, please ask!

* Accredited Members of the ATC have undergone the association’s rigorous background checks for financial and operational viability and quality assurance. Accredited Members comply with the ATC’s Code of Professional Conduct. More info.

Language translation services for everyone

We guarantee the same quality, confidentiality, flexibility and cost-effectiveness for every project, from global corporate training to translating a driving licence. Specialist areas include:

Accountancy and Tax

Health & Safety




Travel & tourism


Events & trade shows

Financial & Banking

Marketing & Advertising

Medical & Hospital

Charity & NGO

Public Sector

… and many more.

Language solutions to trust

We do all this accurately, on-time, and very cost-effectively, with a level of customer support you won’t find elsewhere. We also assure you of GDPR compliance. As an exceptionally qualified and very highly-respected translator herself, our MD accepts nothing less than the very best from her team. And if technical translation is your thing, we’re also the only UK language company with an in-house Chartered Engineer!

We’re Lifeline Language Services, and we’re here to help.