Contact Me

I am always contactable.  If I'm unavailable at the time of your call, I will always call you back with utmost urgency.  Call me on +44 (0) 2392 363784, +44 (0) 7879 613103, or email


I translate from French into English.  I feel an effective translation can only be carried out from a source language into a NATIVE language.


I charge GB£0.06 per source word, or €0.07 per source word, or US$0.09 per source word.  I can also quote on specific projects you may have.


"Efficient, accurate and good communication." - Word Perfect (Ireland)

"David helped us out well on some recent projects.  It was a pleasure to work with him." - Euro-Com International B.V (The Netherlands)

"Reliable, communicative and attention to detail.  I would highly recommend David as a proficient and quality professional translator." - ComTranslations (USA)

"David is a great translator to work with!  Also providing perfect translations way before deadlines!" - SFX Translated (Belgium)

"David is fantastic!! Extremely helpful and a top notch translator. Definitely one our faves!! Highly recommended." - Word Perfect (Ireland) - second testimonial from this company

"Excellent translation work.  Fast, accurate and reliable." - ALRBS (UK)

"I have outsourced different texts to him of various lengths.  He always delivers the translation on time." and "This service provider is a good professional.  He always delivers his translation on schedule or ahead of schedule.  He takes into account the possible remarks I make." - JLV Traductions (France)

"Very reliable and good quality translation.  Deliveries always on time, answers proposals quickly." - AGS Traductions (France)

"Willing to work with again: Yes" - LinguaSpirit (France)

"Reliable, fast, accurate, thank you David!" - ALF Uebersetzungen (Germany)

"Traduction de qualité, travail rapide.  Traducteur ponctuel et coopératif." ("Quality translation, quick work.  Punctual and cooperative translator.") - (France)

"Very prompt, and even early, return of documents.  Excellent quality on the translation, and proved to be very flexible and willing to experiment with new technology.  Would highly recommend!" - Teneo Linguistics Company (USA)

"Fast response, friendly, professional.  A pleasure to work with." - Amber Translations (UK) 

"Responsiveness and a timely delivery of work is highly appreciated" - RixTrans (Latvia)

"Mr Richardson is a very reliable translator, never misses a deadline and also always keeps in touch as soon as questions occur.  We have been also very happy with his translation qualities and are looking forward to working with him on future translation projects." - Textking AG (Germany)

"Highly recommended.  Good job and a nice guy." - Eurotext (United Kingdom)

"Very professional and reliable translator.  Hope to work with David soon again." - Dixit (France)

"Excellent translator, on time and also very friendly. Recommended!" - Bel-Ange Traductions (France)

"It was a real pleasure to work with David.  He is fun and always on time." - TermTron (USA)

"David is highly responsive, friendly and a professional translator.  He even returns files befoe deadlines!  His work is of a high quality and he showed flexibility and willingness to experience new translation software programs.  I gladly recommend David!" - Trans4Orient (Morocco)