North Wales Fire Service have issued a warning after Matalan recalled cushions because of a potential fire risk.

The Fire Service statement read: “Please be aware of an urgent product recall issued by Matalan over two types of cushion sold by the company which have been identified as posing a potential fire risk.

“The products were sold in stores across the country between June 2017 and March 2018. Customers are asked to return them to stores as soon as possible for a full refund. You will not need to have your receipt.”

Matalan issued the following recall notice on their website:

IMPORTANT RECALL NOTICE 2 PACK CUSHIONS AND VELVET CUSHIONS

The 2 pack cushions and velvet cushions shown in the below pictures do not meet our usual high standards for quality and safety. Our investigations have discovered that the filling of the cushions may pose a flammability risk when subjected to prolonged exposure to an ignition source. This poses a potential fire risk. As customer safety is our highest priority, we are immediately recalling these cushions.

If you’ve bought any of the above cushions, please return them to your nearest Matalan store as soon as possible where our staff will be happy to give you a full refund. You will not need to have your receipt.

If you bought any of the above cushions for someone else or know someone who has one then please let them know about this notice.

Please be aware:

  • We pride ourselves on delivering great quality at great prices.
  • This recall does not affect any other Matalan product.
  • We’re really sorry for any inconvenience caused.

IMPORTANT RECALL NOTICE 2 PACK CUSHIONS AND VELVET CUSHIONS

2 PACK CUSHIONS, CREAM, GREY, BLUE, YELLOW, PINK, GREEN (M490090 2 M490091 2 M490092 2 M490093 2 M490634 2 M490635 2 M490636 2) VELVET CUSHIONS, SILVER, PLUM, BLACK (M684578 M684577 M684579) THESE PRODUCTS WERE ON SALE FROM 12 JUNE 2017 TO 23 MARCH 2018

For more information please visit the Matalan Website:

https://www.matalan.co.uk/customer-services/product-recall-notice