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:
Tesco is recalling two batch codes of its Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken because the sauce used contains nuts (cashew), which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to nuts.
Product: Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken
Pack size: 385g
Use-by date(s): 24/01/2017 and 25/01/2017
Batch Code(s): L014K and L015K
No other Tesco products are known to be affected.
Cashew nuts (nuts)
This product contains cashew nuts (nuts), making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to cashew nuts.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above products and have an allergy or intolerance to cashew nuts, do not eat it. Instead return it to the nearest Tesco store for a refund (no receipt is required).
Action taken by the company
Tesco is recalling the above product from customers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice in stores.