The Chestnut Group can confirm that a fire broke out at The Blackbirds Inn, Wooditton on Friday 2 March. Suffolk Fire & Rescue and Cambridgeshire Fire & Rescue were called to the scene.
There were no customers in The Blackbirds Inn at the time and all members of staff were able to safely exit the building.
The management at The Blackbirds Inn and its parent company, The Chestnut Group, are working with the Fire Brigade to establish the cause of the fire.
Significant damage has been caused to the building and the site will be closed until further notice.
We would like to thank everyone for the overwhelming support we have recieved over the weekend and the fire brigade for their quick response and tremendous efforts in such awful conditions.
For any enquiries or further information, please contact The Chestnut Group on 01284 339692 or email email@example.com.
We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you so much for your support.
Philip Turner was interviewed at the scene