Frequently Asked Questions
How far is Digbeth from Birmingham city centre?
Digbeth is situated just ¼ mile from Birmingham city centre.
Getting to Digbeth couldn’t be easier as Fazeley Street (Fazeley Studios) and Digbeth High Street (Custard Factory) connects Digbeth to the city centre in one easy route, which means Birmingham’s Bull Ring and main line train stations are just a five minute walk or quick cab ride away.
The venues are easily accessible from M6 Junction 6, M5 Junction 3 and from the NEC/M42 Junction.
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Where are the nearest train stations?
Both Birmingham New Street Station and Birmingham Moor Street Station are within easy walking distance of Fazeley Studios and the Custard Factory, no more than 20 minutes, or you could hop into a cab.
Is there car parking onsite at the venues?
Both Fazeley Studios and Custard Factory have nearby car parking facilities.
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Can I arrange to view the venues before making a booking?
Yes, call our Events Team on 0121 224 8486 to arrange a time to view our event spaces. The office is open Monday – Friday, 9am – 5.30pm. Please note, our venues are closed for viewings at the weekends.
How do I make an event booking?
Simply call 0121 224 8486 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to check availability and discuss your requirements with our team.
Do you have onsite accommodation?
We have no accommodation on site, however, as we are centrally based we are within walking distance to a wide range of star hotels. We also have a preferential rate with many of the hotels within a close proximity. Ask our event co-ordinators for more details.
Do you provide AV equipment for conferences/meetings?
We do provide some AV within some of our spaces, as part of our package. If you require additional equipment, this can be ordered in for you by your event co-ordinator.
Do you offer set packages?
We believe each wedding we host at our Fazeley Studios and Old Library should be unique to each couple. Therefore, we offer a bespoke planning service where we create a wedding day that meets your particular requirements and ideas. From the catering options through to the colour of the chair sashes, it’s your day and we make sure it’s personal to you both.
To discuss your requirements for your wedding day and to receive a quote, call us on 0121 224 8486.
Can you get married at your venues?
Both of our venues are licensed for civil weddings and partnerships and can accommodate up to 150 guests for the ceremony.
Do you allow self-catering?
Our in house catering team have created a range of different menus that cover every aspect of your wedding day.
We do offer a preferred supplier option for Asian and Caribbean catering but it is only available at specific venues and dates.
Do you allow couples to bring in their own drinks?
No, as our venues are both fully licensed we can provide a wide selection of wine, Champagne, beers, ales, spirts, and soft drinks. If you would like a specific drink, such as a particular ale, we can speak to our suppliers.
Do you offer exclusive use of the venue?
We offer exclusive use for weddings on Saturday and Sunday at Fazeley Studios.
Old Library can be hired exclusively for weddings from Monday – Sunday.
However, Fazeley Studios is open to the public throughout Monday – Friday so we only allow weddings to be hosted at the weekend. Wedding receptions can be held privately at the venue from 6.30pm throughout the week.