About us

Visit us

The Poetry Translation Centre is based at The Albany, a creative hub in the heart of Deptford. This is where we hold our poetry translation workshops. You can plan your journey on Google Maps here.

Transport

It’s easy to get to the PTC, no matter where you are coming from.

Rail

We are located just two minutes’ walk from the step-free Deptford Station and only eight minutes from New Cross Station with its rail and Overground links.

DLR

We are just ten minutes’ walk from step-free Deptford Bridge DLR station.

Bus

You can also reach us by bus. The Albany is situated just off Deptford High Street and there are loads of local bus routes.

On New Cross Road the closest bus stops are E and F using bus routes 53, 177, 225 and 453.

On the A200, to the north of Deptford High Street, the best stops are A and C on bus routes 47, 188 and 199.

Accessibility

There is step-free access our office and workshop space, as well as to the café and toilets at The Albany. The Albany also has disabled parking at the rear of the building.

Assistance animals are welcome both at the PTC and throughout The Albany.

The Albany has an accessibility webpage including video guides for getting to the venue.

Parking

There is free street parking available close to the venue on Watson’s Street, Octavius Street and Frankham Street.

Address

Poetry Translation Centre
The Albany
Douglas Way
Deptford
London
SE8 4AG
United Kingdom