“This morning, before dawn, the shift change (at the base) was met at the gates by a group of protestors,” says spokesman Jacob Grech.
“As numbers swelled, by 7am buses were delayed from entering the facility for a short period.
“In the lead up to Friday’s action, various actions will be taking place.
“At 4pm this afternoon an action will take place at the Hatt Road camp.”
UPDATE PIC: The protest in Hatt Road underway at 4.50pm today.