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A New Year and a New Government Contract

31 January 2007

Prestige Network is delighted to report another significant contract win, cementing its position as one of the leading language service providers in the UK.

The Berkshire-based company has been appointed by a brand new government department to deliver face to face interpreting, and BSL interpreting as a part of contract to start from 1st January 2007.

  • The contract is exclusive to Prestige Network 
  • It will require all of our interpreters to be security checked
  • It will require use of  170 foreign languages, and also BSL
  • It will operate nationally in 69 offices across the country

Sarah Waters, Head of Marketing for Prestige Network, said: “With the new Government department and Prestige Network working together, it ensures that we make all our services accessible to the 69 offices which will be covered by the contract. This is a good opportunity for Prestige Network to demonstrate our nationwide services as the service needs to be delivered in every locality in the UK.”

With a wide network of almost 4000 professional linguists, Prestige can ensure that service is available within short timeframes, so that vital information can be communicated swiftly and directly. As part of the contract the department has access to over 170 languages including British Sign Language.

Geographically, the new contract is effective in the following towns:

Glasgow
Newport
Belfast
Birmingham
Leeds
London
Manchester
Newcastle
Peterborough
Plymouth
Reading
Wick
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Dundee
Edinburgh
Middlesbrough
Northallerton
Blackburn
Liverpool
Sheffield
Stoke on Trent
Leicester
Oxford
Norwich
Chelmsford
Dover
Bristol
Swansea
Exeter
Armagh
Portsmouth
St Austell
Aberdeen
Inverness
Carlisle
Galashiels
Kilmarnock
Kingston on Hull
Lincoln
York
Cheltenham
Luton
Northampton
Ipswich
Andover
Bournemouth
Maidstone
Yeovil
Barnstaple
Cambourne
Coleraine
Wrexham
Oban
Stirling
Dumfries
Kendal
Armagh
Scarborough
Aberystwyth
Derby
Shrewsbury
Boston
Bury St Edmunds
Kings Lynn
Swindon
Warwick
Crawley
Hastings
Newport
IOW

With a wide network of almost 4000 professional linguists, Prestige can ensure that service is available within short timeframes, so that vital information can be communicated swiftly and directly. As part of the contract the department has access to over 170 languages including British Sign Language.

 

 

For further information, contact:
Prestige Network
Tel: +44 (0)870 770 5260
Fax: +44 (0)870 770 5261