Following the Metropolitan Police Service’s statement that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause of the incident.
This product, which was manufactured between 2006 and 2009, has not been subject to product recalls and this testing will establish whether any further action is required.
If you believe you may own a Hotpoint fridge freezer model number FF175BP (white) or FF175BG (grey) you should call Whirlpool Corporation’s freephone hotline on 0800 316 3826 or visit their website to register for further updates.
At this stage there is no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge freezer pending further investigation.
Important product recalls are below
The following notice has been issued by the retailer:
Sondey Salted Rice Cakes, 130g
Lidl UK is recalling Sondey Salted Rice Cakes, 130g, Best Before Date 14.06.17 only, due to sesame not being declared in English on a small number of packets. This means the product is a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to sesame.
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to sesame, do not eat it. Instead, return it to a Lidl UK store for a full refund.
Other Sondey products are not affected by this recall.
Any customers with queries or concerns can contact Customer Services on 0370 444 1234.