VIDEO: Baby meerkats born at zoo

Zookeepers are celebrating the arrival of a new litter of four baby meerkats.

The mammals, which are part of the mongoose family, were born four weeks ago just over the county border at Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire.

The baby meerkats with mum at Twycross Zoo

The baby meerkats with mum at Twycross Zoo

They have just started venturing out of their burrows.

You can read more about the meerkats on the zoo’s website.