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

8.56pm 11 June 2021
10.14am 8 June 2021
2.47pm 3 June 2021
12.28pm 1 June 2021
11.20am 29 May 2021
11.10am 29 May 2021
1.21pm 27 May 2021
2.00pm 26 May 2021
12.52am 20 May 2021
5.53pm 15 May 2021
4.31pm 7 May 2021
1.48pm 7 May 2021
7.18pm 3 May 2021
7.18pm 3 May 2021
7.36pm 2 May 2021
4.19pm 30 April 2021
10.48pm 24 April 2021
10.39pm 24 April 2021
10.39pm 24 April 2021
9.20pm 9 April 2021

Today's weather

19°C Cloudy
Min: 14°C Max: 19°C
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While our lifeboat stations remain operational and are continuing to launch to those at peril at sea, they are not currently open to visitors. 

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

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Article Fundraising
Calshot RNLI receive £250 donation from local sailing club
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