There is a significant difference comparing the proportion of Association Masters who are women to the proportion of Secretaries. 61 % of Masters are men whereas 63% of women are currently holding the Secretary role. This does not seem to have shifted since 2010. It therefore seems that, across the exercise, there is a tendency for women to take on the more supportive and administrative role.
The working group has completed it's task and submitted a report and recommendations to the Central Council for Church Bellringers. This website is minimally maintained as an archive and a benchmark to measure future progress.