Whirlpool is now recalling tumble dryers that could be a fire danger.
The dryers, of which up to 800,000 could still be in use, are being recalled, with owners given a free replacement.
The recall covers all models of vented and condensing tumble dryers produced between 1 April 2004 and 30 September 2015 and sold in the United Kingdom under the Hotpoint, Indesit, Creda, Proline and Swan brands, with the exception of those which have been modified or replaced in accordance with the agreement between Whirlpool UK Appliances Limited and Peterborough Council of September 2015.
Call the Whirlpool helpline on 0800 151 0905 for more information.
Visit the safety website for a full list of affected machines: https://safety.hotpoint.eu