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:
Mackie's of Scotland 1 Litre Salted Caramel Real Dairy Ice Cream
1 Ltr Salted Caramel Real Dairy Ice Cream
'New Improved Recipe'
Best before date / batch code
28.02.17 / 10 67W
30.09.17 / 10 67X
30.11.17 / 10 67X
31.12.17 / 10 67X
31.01.18 / 10 45T
28.02.18 / 10 45X
Mackie's of Scotland are recalling the above product as it contains egg and may be a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy or intolerance to eggs.
As a precaution, they are asking their customers who have purchased the above product to check the batch code on the rim of the lid to make sure it is not affected. If it does match one of the six batch codes/best before dates above, they should not consume the product and instead return it to store for a full refund.
No other Mackie's of Scotland products have been affected and they wish to apologise to all customers the inconvenience caused.