B&Q have issued an urgent warning to customers over a fire-risk dishwasher.

The product, a Cooke & Lewis Freestanding slimline white dishwasher (CLDW451W-C / DI6014) was sold in stores between 2012 and 2017.

The firm say they have identified a "safety concern with the dishwasher where components may overheat and result in fire."

Evening Times:

Anyone with the appliance are being urged to immediately stop using it, unplug it from the power socket and contact their helpline.

They can be contacted on 0333 014 3476.

The barcode of the product is 5052931055623.

B&Q also apologised for the inconvenience caused.