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

9.20pm 9 April 2021
2.17pm 9 April 2021
5.04pm 30 March 2021
11.55pm 23 March 2021
5.34pm 21 March 2021
5.34pm 21 March 2021
5.34pm 21 March 2021
5.34pm 21 March 2021
7.06pm 27 February 2021
2.59pm 27 February 2021
9.36pm 17 February 2021
9.19pm 17 February 2021
6.47pm 31 January 2021
6.41pm 31 January 2021
6.32pm 30 January 2021
6.32pm 30 January 2021
11.14am 30 January 2021
5.15pm 29 January 2021
7.59pm 29 December 2020
3.15pm 29 December 2020

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 6°C Max: 13°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

Article People
Teenagers assist Calshot RNLI crew in rescue of jetskiers
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Article Fundraising
Calshot RNLI receive £250 donation from local sailing club
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Article Rescue
Calshot RNLI rescue kite surfer in difficulty within sight of shore
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The Calshot Atlantic 85 lifeboat launches under darkness.
Article Lifeboats
Multi-agency rescue as Calshot RNLI attend late night incident on rocks
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