New pub licensees celebrate a year behind the bar

The New Inn. Picture: Houston PR

The New Inn. Picture: Houston PR


Landlords are celebrating after spending a year behind the bar.

Jeff and Patrcia Fry have celebrated a year behind the bar. Picture: Admiral TavernsJeff and Patrcia Fry have celebrated a year behind the bar. Picture: Admiral Taverns

The New Inn, in Hockwold cum Wilton, near Thetford, saw new licensees Patricia and Jeff Fry celebrate their first anniversary with a party for those who have supported the team with an evening of live music from local artist Mr E.

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The pub first opened in 1768 and the pair have been busy in their first year revamping the pub garden in time for summer afternoons.

Ms Fry said: “We're always working hard to offer great food, drink and events at the pub, and we've seen great success through our efforts. I look forward to toasting our success with a glass of bubbly.”

Business development manager at Admiral Taverns, Jean-Paul Russek, said: “Patricia and Jeff have done a phenomenal job since taking over the pub.

“The team deserved to pop open the champagne and celebrate their progress.”

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