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:
Tesco Decorative Flocked Penguin
We have been made aware that the feet on Tesco Decorative Flocked Penguins are not well secured and should they become detached the fixing spike is exposed which could be a potential injury hazard.
As a precautionary measure we are recalling this line.
What you should do
If you have bought this product please return it, preferably with proof of purchase, to the place of purchase where a full refund will be given.
Customers who have purchased any of the above products or have any questions should contact Tesco Customer Services directly on UK 0800 505 555 or ROI 1850 744 844.