The Distance | App Developers UK


Yorkshire’s leading iOS and Android app development agency (100+ apps)


We are experienced
We’ve been developing apps since the launch of the first iPhone, and our extensive portfolio of brands – including household names and world famous companies – speaks for itself.

We are specialists
Our apps are built in-house in our York office by a highly specialised staff whose skill sets guarantee quality and excellence are at the heart of each project.

Our sole service is native app development on iOS, Android and Windows tablets and phones. Dedicated developers on each platform ensure delivery of the best quality user experience.

We are here for you
Our team are on hand through every stage of the process to ensure your complete satisfaction. We are a credible and independently stable partner in business; our name comes from the promise we make at the beginning of each client relationship.

We’ll go The Distance


Goldman Sachs – 10K Small Business
York Business Press – Young Entrepeneur of the Year 2013
York Business Press – New Business of the Year 2012
York Business Press – Best Business and Education Link 2012 (nomination)


Our team consist of a diverse group of app experts from designers and developers to business/test analysts to project managers and our senior management team.

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Addresses and Working Hours

The Sawmill, 52 Skeldergate,York YO1 6DS

Client List

  • Virgin Trains East Coast
  • NHS
  • EDF Energy
  • Slimming World
  • Camden Market
  • SafeStyle UK
  • Julian Lennon
  • FERA
  • Astra Zeneca
  • Bentley Motors


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