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Elephant "drops" into North Somerset zoo

Janu the African bull elephant gets to know his new home in Wraxall Credit: ITV West

A new arrival at a zoo in North Somerset has caused a lot of excitement. That's because he's bigger than most.

Getting Janu the African bull elephant into his new home at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm involved a lorry, a crane, some hefty chains and plenty of carrots for encouragement.

New elephant for Somerset's Noah's Ark Zoo

New elephant Janu has just arrived at Somerset's Noah's Ark Zoo Farm Credit: ITV West

A second elephant has arrived at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm near Bristol.

Janu, a nine year old bull, has moved in to the new £2 million Elephant Eden attraction, the biggest enclosure of its kind in northern Europe.

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