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:
Linwoods is recalling its Multigrain Loaf due to inconsistent emphasis of wheat ingredients and a soya ingredient. Some wheat ingredients are emphasised but one is not, leading to inconsistency of presentation. Due to the lack of emphasis of the soya ingredient, this product may pose a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to soya.
This product contains soya making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to soya.
Product: Multigrain Loaf
Pack size: 400g
'Best Before' date: All best-before dates up to and including 10 September 2016
No other Linwoods products are known to be affected
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to soya, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company
Linwoods is recalling the above product from customers and been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers.