Whirlpool are proactively recalling certain models of washing machines, manufactured under the Hotpoint and Indesit brands between 2014 and 2018.
This is due to a defective door catch on certain models, which can overheat during use and may be a fire risk.
If you think you have an affected machine please stop using it immediately. To find out more about the recall, and to check whether your machine will need to be recalled please check the Whirlpool webpage or call them directly on 0800 316 1442.
If your washing machine is being recalled, Whirlpool will advise you whether they will replace or repair the fault with your appliance.