The things you do when you are young: off for a swift drink and a bite to eat, have a bit more than you should and then take a tumble, we’ve all done it.

Fortunately the youngster stoically picked itself up with more grit than is currently on the M5 and returned to the watering hole. Top images Gerry, top moment, top tumble … magical Mara North, it’s easy to ‘fall’ in love with it.

Elephant calf stumbles down Kicheche Mara river bank
Elephant calf lands with a bump at Kicheche Mara
Elephant mum helps tumbling calf