For details of our latest local events and recent recues, checkout our facebook page

We have two boats stationed here at Calshot RNLI, a D-Class and an Atlantic 85. You can find more details on these througout the site

Currently we have a team of 33. This consists of Shore Crew, Boat Crew, DLA's, Press Officers , Medical Officers and a chaplin

If what we do interests you and you'd like to join our team please check out our "join the team page"

Our D-Class was launched to a vessel aground off of the River Hamble. The crew assisted the vessel in making preparations for re-floating safely on the next tide.

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is a charity registered in England and Wales (209603) and Scotland (sc033736).Charity number CHY 2678 in the Republic of Ireland

RLNI is not just about saving lives, we have open days and attend events suchas the Great Waterside Raft Race This enables us to build relationships in the commuity and raise funds. See our Facebook links above.




The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is a registered charity that saves lives at sea.


It’s crew is voluntary and available to save life at sea within the busy Solent, Southampton Water areas 24 hours a day 365 days a year.


Calshot has 2 lifeboats, an Atlantic 85 and a D-class inshore lifeboat.



RNLI Calshot Lifeboat