The app, which can be downloaded from the app store is being rolled out in London, New York City and Los Angeles and has been backed by Whitney Wolfe, the co-founder of Tinder and CEO of Bumble – the dating app where women have to initiate the conversation.Last year she praised the shared values between Bumble and Chappy saying: “Bumble has made great strides for women in the dating scene and we believe Chappy will do the same for gay men.” Locke echoed this praising Bumble’s responsible, feminist and quality values saying they have been incorporated into Chappy.If you're tired of cruising for a casual relationships and flings, and are ready for something more meaningful, if you're serious about gay dating then men, you're at the right place.

Rogers goes even further to say the existing apps can be “dehumanising” and “archaic” and that they do not feel safe or responsible while Locke brands them “slightly vulgar”.

While Rogers is straight so will not be on the app, Locke certainly will be and is setting his preference to Mr Right.

I wanted to be able to find someone who I could bring to my friends who I had fallen for.” “Both of us identified that all the apps out there at the moment are very much casual dating apps which focus on facilitating hook-ups,” Rogers adds.

He claims that these apps only further fuelled existing negative stereotypes and long-standing myths surrounding the gay dating scene.

You can connect with any member on the site, after checking their profile in detail.

After which you can chat with them to get to know them better.

“For someone who might be 20-years-old coming out, I don’t want a 45-year-old man to send me a picture of their d***.

It’s not responsible, it doesn’t feel like something be happening to a young community in 2017 and we are trying to break that,” Locke says firmly.

Chappy, a fusion of ‘choice’ and ‘happy’ is the brainchild of Ollie Locke – of fame – and Jack Rogers.