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:
Next recalls Special Purchase styles purchased from Next Clearance & Outlet stores: 126073 - Birdseye Trouser, 137435 - Sapphire Blue Trousers, 192910 - Navy Check Trousers, 194661 - Grey Textured Trousers and 193842 - Black/Blue Dogtooth Trousers
We've identified a problem with the internal waistband and pocketing fabric containing a quantity of a restricted substance which exceeds Next's specification.
If you have purchased this item, or received it as a gift, please bring it immediately to any Next store for a full refund.
We're very sorry for any disappointment and inconvenience this may cause, but we hope you'll understand that safety issues are a high priority for us. And if you have any further questions, you can give us a call on 0333 777 8185.