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:
Island Delight is recalling its Vegetable Short Crust Pattie as due to a manufacturing error, some packets may contain its Salt Fish Short Crust Pattie and will have incorrect allergen information on the packaging.
Product: Island Delight Vegetable Short Crust Pattie
Pack size: 140g
Use-by date: 12 October 2016
Batch code: 384
No other Island Delight products are known to be affected, including its Spicy Vegetable Flaky Pastry 140g.
This product may contain fish making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to fish.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to fish do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company
Island Delight is recalling the above product from customers and has 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, instructing them to return the product to their nearest store.