Covid-19: NCI Calshot Tower is being staffed daily on our Winter shift times of 0800 to 1700 GMT (or dusk if earlier). However due to coronavirus precautions at present we have a maximum of two watchkeepers in the Operations Room. There is no public access to the station (updated: 11 November 2021)
Welcome to NCI Calshot Tower Lookout Station. The station is situated on Calshot Spit where Southampton Water meets the Solent, one of the busiest coastal sea locations in the UK. In 2019 the Station was awarded the Queens Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS).
Below is a brief outline summary of our Operational Capability. The station is open every day of the year except Christmas day.