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 European Commission:
Peanfun Magnetic Putty
Type / number of model
Batch number / barcode
Magnetic putty with a small magnet and small 'sticky eyes' supplied in a tin. The putty comes in various colours
The product includes a small loose magnet with a high magnetic flux
If a child swallows this small magnet and other metallic objects, they could attract one another causing intestinal blockage or perforation or choking
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71-1
Measures ordered by public authorities
Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures