Next Ireland recalls childrens Christmas hoody due to suffocation fears

Next Ireland have issued an urgent recall on one of their Christmas hoodies for young girls. The festive hoody has been recalled due to fears of suffocation and choking

The store issued a statement on the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission's website: "There is risk with attachment of the pom-poms on the body on some of NEXT ‘Want That Trend’ Mummy & Me deluxe Christmas Santa zip hoody. (ITEM NUMBER L94-504).

"On the recalled items, the pom-poms may detach from the hoody.

"If detached, the pom-poms could present a potential choking, or suffocation hazard to young children."

Customers who purchased the item have been urged to return it to their nearest Next store.

"If you have purchased this hoody, or received it as a gift, please bring it immediately to any NEXT store for a full refund.”

Customers can contact NEXT customer care on: 01 6968210 with any further queries.