Hunt chuckled merrily after over-enthusiastic wringing caused his bell end to shoot off its stick into a crowd of women.
The MP was taking part in a nationwide bell ringing event to mark the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The unfortunate incident was caught on camera and promptly uploaded to Youtube where viewers lost no time in leaving bell-related comments.
“You got a little more TV there than you were expecting,” Hunt told the cameraman after the incident.
Perhaps. But we hope he sticks to the day job.