RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Calshot Lifeboat Station

Calshot Lifeboat Station

Established in 1970 and located on Calshot Spit, Calshot Lifeboat Station operates at the end of Southampton Water and into the Solent. It currently houses two inshore lifeboats, an Atlantic 85 and a D class.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Calshot Lifeboat Station

9.06am 5 January 2022
11.59am 31 December 2021
4.34am 26 December 2021
4.01am 23 December 2021
4.00am 23 December 2021
3.57am 23 December 2021
3.57am 23 December 2021
5.18pm 19 December 2021
1.03am 6 December 2021
11.18pm 3 December 2021
8.37pm 30 October 2021
7.31pm 17 October 2021
7.20am 12 October 2021
7.18am 12 October 2021
6.50pm 10 October 2021
1.24pm 25 September 2021
11.40pm 19 September 2021
11.59pm 18 September 2021
8.15pm 7 September 2021
2.41pm 28 August 2021

Today's weather

9°C Sunshine
Min: 5°C Max: 9°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Calshot Lifeboat Station
Calshot Activity Centre
SO45 1BR

Station phone number

02380 893509


Parking, Disabled parking

Visiting times

By appointment only

Visitor contact

Diane Carrier

Visitor contact phone number

02380 893509
07748 078873

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News and media from Calshot Lifeboat Station

Photo of a crew member in kit taking part in a previous year's run.
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Mark 'Lofty' Laughlin with his medal
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A family affair as Calshot RNLI crewmember celebrates 30 years of service
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Cowes lifeboat in the foreground, with Calshot lifeboat alongside the yacht and lifeboat members aboard it to provide assistance.
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