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 Food Standards Agency:
Lidl Ireland is recalling batches of Coolree Creamery brand Irish Yogurt Selection with seeds as they may contain pieces of rubber. This means the products are a possible risk to health. These products were distributed to Northern Ireland Lidl stores only.
The products listed below may contain small pieces of rubber.
Product: Irish Yogurt Selection with seeds
Brand: Coolree Creamery
Pack size: 500g (4 x 125g)
'Use by' dates: 7 August 2016, 11 August 2016, 13 August 2016, 16 August 2016, 19 August 2016
Action taken by the company
Lidl Ireland is recalling the product listed above. Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in stores selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled.
No other Lidl Ireland products are affected.
Advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above products, do not eat them. Instead, follow the advice on the point-of-sale notice.