A fire caused by an electrical fault in a Hotpoint dishwasher almost destroyed the home of a family in Oxford.
The fire destroyed their kitchen, and the smoke and soot made the house uninhabitable.
The smoke alarms inside the house alerted the sleeping family to the fire, and they all managed to escape.
Hotpoint has issued a new safety recall notices over an electrical fault that poses a potential fire risk.
Hotpoint and Indesit have issued a safety recall over a component that poses a potential fire risk. Here is how to check your dishwasher.