Covid-19: At present NCI Calshot Tower is being staffed daily on our Summer shift times of 0800 to 2000 GMT (or dusk if earlier). We are now able to have three persons in the operations room, one of whom is usually a trainee. There remains no public access to the station (updated: 28 March 2022)
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.