Ant Ciavarella and Aoife Halliday have taken over The Ostrich in Castle Acre.

A 15th century Castle Acre coaching inn has been brought back to life with new landlords.

Following a joint investment from pub owners Greene King and business partners Aoife Halliday and Ant Ciavarella, The Ostrich has undergone a refurbishment.

It has been redecorated, three wood burning stoves, installed, new lights, flooring and bar. 

Miss Halliday said: “This pub is the only one left in the village and we wanted to make it a place where everyone is welcome.” 

A 15th century Castle Acre coaching inn has been brought back to life with new landlords.

Ten jobs have been created with recruitment ongoing for a sous chef, kitchen assistants, assistant manager and front of house staff.

Business development manager for Greene King Pub Partners, Lee Jarvis, said: “The Ostrich has a lot of potential, Aoife and Ant have really made the most of the space internally and created a fantastic outside area making it a brilliant venue throughout the year.

 “It’s in a perfect location for walking groups and visitors alongside a proper pub for the locals and we wish them every success with it.”