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:
Waitrose Minestrone Soup 600g
Use by 29 Jan
Waitrose is recalling the above product as some pots may contain pieces of blue plastic which could present a safety risk.
If you have purchased the above product, do not eat it, but return it to Waitrose for a full refund.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
For further information, customers should call Waitrose Customer Services Department on 0800 188884.