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:
Product recall: Asda Ballpoint Pens
Asda is recalling the above packs of ballpoint pens, which have been on sale since June 2015. Following routine internal testing the ink within the pens was found to contain a higher level of one chemical that is above the limits set by safety regulations.
What you should do
If you have purchased these pens, please take them back to your local Asda store for a full refund. No receipt or packaging is necessary. We are very sorry for any inconvenience caused.
If you would like any further information please contact:
Asda Customer Relations - 0800 952 0101