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 Food Standards Scotland:
Errington Cheese Ltd has supplied a batch of Lanark White unpasteurised ewe milk cheese that contains E coli O157. Although this organism may not carry shiga toxins it is associated with human disease in the UK. This makes the cheese a potential risk to health.
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These products would have been purchased between 22 August 2016 and 10 September 2016.
Advice to consumers
If you have bought this product, do not consume it.