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

11.59pm 18 September 2021
8.15pm 7 September 2021
2.41pm 28 August 2021
2.14pm 28 August 2021
2.14pm 28 August 2021
1.58pm 27 August 2021
11.12pm 25 August 2021
11.16am 20 August 2021
4.31pm 18 August 2021
3.48pm 16 August 2021
5.54pm 10 August 2021
6.56pm 9 August 2021
11.03am 7 August 2021
2.16pm 5 August 2021
5.05pm 4 August 2021
4.42pm 30 July 2021
9.33am 30 July 2021
3.24am 28 July 2021
12.14pm 23 July 2021
1.50pm 22 July 2021

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 13°C Max: 19°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

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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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Calshot RNLI in teenage swimmer rescue
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