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New Member of Staff
January 2020

We are delighted to announce that Mari Elen Griffiths will be joining our team of translators in the Spring! Mari is currently teaching and is looking forward to developing her career in Welsh translation.

Recruiting again
November 2019

Once again we are looking to expand our team of translators. We would like to recruit a new Translator as soon as possible. Please contact Alun if you are interested!

ITI Webinar
October 2019

Institute of Translation and Interpreting


20h · Edited

ITI Webinar - 23 January 2020 It's never to soon to start planning next year's CPD. By carefully balancing workforce and infrastructure, webinar host Alun Gruffydd has grown BLA TRANSLATION LIMITED from sole-trader to mid-sized limited company in the space of just six years. Learn from Alun's experience and find out how creating the right balance between employed and freelance translators, and non-translation staff can be the key to the success of growing your own translation business. FREE for ITI members £10+VAT for non-members #ITICPD #CPD #translationcompany #workforceplanning #growingbusiness

Workload, Workforce and Willpower - Securing the perfect balance for your translation company

Workload, Workforce and Willpower - Securing the perfect balance for your…

Meleri the Master!
August 2019

Meleri has not only gained a 1st class M.A. degree in Translation from Aberystwyth University but she also won the award for the most outstanding student for the year. We're very lucky to have such a talented gang of translators here at Bla!

Books on the Beach...?
June 2019

Not the ideal weather for translating, if only we could move our office to the beach!

ITI Conference
May 2019

Just come back from the Institute of Translation and Interpretation Conference in Sheffield. Made some good contacts!!

New Office!
April 2019

We are expanding our office space and have recently acquired another office next to our existing ones. New posh graphics too!

And the Team Continues to Grow.....!
March 2019

A warm welcome also to Elan Lois Roberts who will be joining us in the summer after she completes her M.A. in Translation at Aberystwyth University where she also completed her Welsh degree. Elan was brought up here in Llangefni and it's very pleasing to be able to employ one of our local young talents. Croeso Elan!

A New Signing!
March 2019

We are very pleased that Margiad Dobson has joined the team as a new translator. Margiad lives in Pant Glas and has completed a degree in Welsh and a Masters in International Journalism. This will be her first main post as a translator even though she has been translating as part of her previous post. Welcome Margiad!

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Bla Translation Ltd
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Bulkeley Square
LL77 7LR

Telephone: 01248 725730
Mobile: 07920 052818
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