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John Lewis recalls Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed Mattress due to issues first uncovered in Which? tests

John Lewis recalls Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed Mattress due to issues first uncovered in Which? tests

A voluntary recall has been issued for the John Lewis Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed mattress after the retailer and manufacturer carried out testing on it and discovered problems with the firmness of it.

Why are so many cot mattresses failing safety tests?

Why are so many cot mattresses failing safety tests?

More than 60% of cot mattresses we've tested in the past two years are Don't Buys due to safety issues uncovered in our cot mattress testing. Find out what they are, and what you can do to ensure a safe and happy night's sleep for your baby.

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

We tested a range of baby and child products over the last year, some of which did so poorly in our tests that we made them a 0% Don’t Buy.

Which cot mattress brands do parents rate?

Which cot mattress brands do parents rate?

Find out which cot mattress brands are most popular with parents and how highly they rate them. We spoke to 1,598 parents who own and use a cot mattress to find out if they would recommend their cot mattress to a friend and whether they think their mattress was good value for money.

How often should you clean your baby’s cot mattress?

How often should you clean your baby’s cot mattress?

Find out how often other parents clean their cot mattress, plus advice on how to choose a cot mattress that's easy to clean and how best to clean it to ensure your baby has a safe and germ-free sleeping environment.

Smothering-risk cot mattress is a Which? Don’t Buy

Smothering-risk cot mattress is a Which? Don’t Buy

Our most recent cot mattress tests uncovered potential safety issues with the Baby Dunlopillo Safe Sleep Cot Bed Mattress. Find out more about this Don't Buy cot mattress.

Are cheap cot mattresses better than pricier ones?

Are cheap cot mattresses better than pricier ones?

Cot bed mattresses can cost anywhere from £45 up to £250. Find out if our tests have found any correlation between cot mattress price and performance and if you'd be better with a cheap cot mattress or an expensive one.

Rates of SIDS rise for first time in three years

Rates of SIDS rise for first time in three years

Cases of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) are increasing for the first time in 3 years. We look at what you can to reduce the risk in terms of putting your baby to sleep, as well as how to choose the best cot mattress and cot bed for their nursery.

Latest cot mattress reviews reveal Best Buys and Don’t Buys

Latest cot mattress reviews reveal Best Buys and Don’t Buys

Our recent test of six cot mattresses found three disappointing Don’t Buys and two Best Buys. Find out those cot mattresses we'd suggest you avoid and those you might want to consider adding to your nursery shopping list.

Silver Cross launches new cot mattress range – is it worth investing in?

Silver Cross launches new cot mattress range – is it worth investing in?

Premium British baby brand Silver Cross has a new range of cot mattresses costing between £99 and £199. Should you buy one for your baby’s cot bed? Read on for everything you need to know about this new cot mattress range.

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