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:
Consumers who have bought pork sausages or pork stuffing from Nicholls Meats Ltd are being advised not to eat the products listed below, as they may pose a risk of food poisoning.
The products, found on sale at several retail shops trading as Nicholls Meats Ltd in the Norfolk area, have been recalled due to extended use-by dates, inadequate temperature controls, labelling and traceability contraventions.
These products, including ASDA and M&S branded products, could have been purchased up until Monday 19 December 2016 and are not suitable for freezing.
The products could pose a risk of food poisoning.
Product: ASDA Extra Special Branded Pork, Mulled Cranberry & Orange Stuffing
Pack size: 340g
Use by date: 31 Dec CG
Product: Marks & Spencer Branded British Pork, Sage & Onion Stuffing
Pack size: 360g
Use by date: 29 Dec 2014
Product: Marks & Spencer Branded British Pork & Roasted Red Onion Stuffing
Pack size: 360g
Use by date: 26 Dec 2014
The following products, showing all / any use-by dates, should not be consumed:
ASDA and M&S products on sale in ASDA and M&S retail outlets are not affected.
Our advice to consumers
The FSA is informing consumers who have bought these products not to consume them.