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:
John Lewis Wooden Shape and Colour Sorting Board
The safety of our customers is very important to us, so as a precaution we're recalling the John Lewis Wooden Shape and Colour Sorting Board from sale. This is because we have identified a potential issue during the manufacturing of these items that may cause the ball on the blocks to become detached, which presents a choking hazard. We have had no reported incidents, but are recalling this product as a precaution.
Stock number: 789 11170
This product has been sold by John Lewis since 27 September 2016. If you have bought this item, please stop using it immediately and return it to your nearest John Lewis shop as soon as possible for a full refund.