Privacy Policy

Who we are

We are Groovy Uncle, our website address is We are based in the sunny garden of England from where we provide musical entertainment in vinyl and compact disc format for sale on our sister website

Groovy Uncle musical entertainment products are also available for download/streaming via third party providers such as iTunes and Spotify and Youtube.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Registered Users

The Groovy Uncle website does not have registered users (other than the website administrators,) and we do not require any username or login details.

We do however encourage our visitors to subscribe to our email newsletter to be kept up to date with regular news and updates regarding the Groovy Uncle project.

Our email subscriber list is handled offsite by third party provider EmailOctopus, you can read their privacy policy here and their GDPR statement here.


Commenting and reviews are switched off for this website


It is not possible for visitors to upload any media to the website. All website content and editing is handled by the website administrators.

Contact forms

We do not currently use contact forms on this website and encourage all contact direct via our published email address or telephone or via third party services such as our online social media pages at Facebook and Twitter


This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers . This information also available here

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Our website includes, but not limited to, media embedded from websites such as, YouTube, Facebook, Soundcloud, Spotify.

You can view their privacy policies by clicking on the respective links above.


The analytics within our site are those which are part of the WooCommerce online shop software.

Backup Saving & Management

We use All-in-One WP Migration by ServMask to backup our files and database. You can find their privacy policy here

Who we share your data with

We do not sell or supply your data to any third parties.

Your email address and name details are handled by EmailOctopus if you should choose to subscribe to our email newsletter

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. PLease address any such enquiries to

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

The security and reliability of our service is our number one priority. Groovy Uncle website is constructed using the WordPress core, please click here to read about WordPress security

Prevention is best when it comes to security, and as a first step, we follow all WordPress Code Standards in the plugins that we build and use.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In the event of customer data being lost, stolen, or compromised, our policy is to alert our customers via email no later than 48 hours of our team becoming aware of the event. We will also report such incident to any required data protection authority. We will work closely with our web host providers and any customers affected to determine next steps such as any end-user notifications, software updates, and how to avoid or prevent any similar event in the future.

What third parties we receive data from

If you have any question regarding Groovy Uncle and GDPR please contact