Gus Honeybun the rabbit invites you to his burrow – where you will find all his magical woodland friends. Gus Honeybun has retired to Flambards and was formerly the station mascot for Westward Television and later Television South West from 1961 to 1992. A star of his own show Gus Honeybun’s Magic Birthdays. His achievements as a TV star are second only to Sooty.
Gus Honeybun (full name Augustus J Honeybun) was supposedly found under a gorse bush on Dartmoor in 1961 by the founders of Westward Television. From these humble beginnings his infamous career began.
Gus attracted a cult following and it was not unknown for adults to write in requesting “bunny hops”.
Today Gus Honeybun can be found relaxing at Flambards enjoying his carrots and visits from his many fans. People of all ages will enjoy his ear waggles, head stands, bunny hops and winks!