Marks and Spencer recalls Chicken and Vegetable Soup following possible chemical contamination

Marks and Spencer is recalling its Chicken and Vegetable Soup 600g as a precautionary measure because of a taint caused by possible chemical contamination.

Product: Chicken and Vegetable Soup
Pack size: 600g
Use By date: 30 March 2017
Unique Product Code: 00711135


No other Marks and Spencer products are known to be affected.

If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

Søstrene Grene recall Wall-mounted Tea Light Holder due to Fire risk

The following notice has been issued by the retailer:

Søstrene Grene are hereby recalling all sold versions of the product: Wall-mounted tea light holder.


It has been found that there is a risk that paintwork on the top tea light holder may catch fire. This may occur as a result of repeated heating by the bottom candle.

Customers who have purchased the wall-mounted tea light holder will receive a full refund of the purchase price on return of the product.

Søstrene Grene regret any inconvenience this may cause.

Contact Søstrene Grene’s product safety department

Should you wish to pose further questions, please contact Søstrene Grene’s Product Safety Manager Liv Vestergaard

Marin recall Pine Mountain bicycles

The following notice has been issued by the UK distributor:

Marin has shipped some quantity of 2016 ‘Pine Mountain 1’ and 2017 ‘Pine Mountain’ (base model) bicycles to your cycle dealers. The purpose of this letter is to notify you of important information regarding these bicycles.

Marin Pine Mountain 1 (2016)
Front Hub Formula, 100x15mm, 6-Bolt Disc, 32H

Marin Pine Mountain 1 (2016)

Marin Pine Mountain (2017)
Front Hub Joytech, 110x9mm, 6 Bolt Disc, 32H

Marin Pine Mountain (2017)

Marin has concluded that all 2016 ‘Pine Mountain 1’ and 2017 ‘Pine Mountain’ bicycles will be voluntarily recalled pursuant to the rules of the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada (HC), as well as Trading Standards in the UK, due to the potential for the fork to bend or break at the fork crown area (although no injuries have occurred so far).

We ask that you cease using your bicycle and immediately contact your Marin dealer.

Only the specific models and model years are affected.

  • replacement forks will be sent directly to your Marin dealer where the bicycle was purchased
  • replacement forks will be visibly different to allow you to easily tell the difference between the original, and the replacement forks
  • the forks must be fitted by your Marin dealer


Rooster BMX range recall

The following notice has been issued by the distributor:

As the distributors of the Rooster BMX range, it has come to our attention in the last few days that a small proportion of bikes may potentially have the incorrect stem fitted.

We take safety very seriously so as a precaution we are sending out a new stem and locking nut for your recent bicycle purchase.

Models potentially affected are:

  • Rooster XR2
  • Rooster XR3
  • Rooster XR5
  • Rooster XR6

In the next few days you will receive these parts along with full instructions and all necessary tools.

If, however, you feel like you need any assistance please do not hesitate to contact our customer care team on 0161 727 8508 (option 2 for warranty) or email us at

We will of course be more than happy to assist in any way we can.

We ask that in the mean time you please refrain from using your bicycle.

Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Recall: Children’s Amber Anklet/Bracelet

Product: Amber anklet/bracelet

Brand: ‘It’s Handmade’

Risk type: Choking – The beads can easily become detached. A small child may put them in the mouth and choke.

Description: 14cm amber anklet/bracelet. The product is wrapped in tissue paper and sealed with a sticker marked “It’s Handmade”.

SunVit-D3 Limited recalls SunVit-D3 5000IU Tablets due to undeclared lactose

SunVit-D3 Limited is recalling SunVit-D3 5000IU Tablets because they contain lactose which is not mentioned on the outer label. This means the product could be a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents.


Product: SunVit-D3 5000IU Tablets
Pack size: 28 tablets
‘Best before end’ date: February 2019
Batch code: 128057

No other SunVit-D3 products are known to be affected.

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents, do not take it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought.

Primark recall Novelty Cat Legging

The following notice was issued by the retailer:

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Through our on-going due-diligence programme it has come to our attention that the Novelty Cat Legging detailed above does not meet the Primark usual high standards for safety. We have found a potential issue with the security of the bow attachment within the product that may become detached and present a potential choking hazard. With the safety of our customers at the forefront of our minds we are inviting you to return this item for a full refund.

The product was on sale in our UK stores from 8th November 2016 up to the 22nd February 2017.

If you have purchased this product then please return it to any Primark store where you will be offered a full refund. You will not be required to provide proof of purchase.

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