THE INDEPENDENT candidate for Westborough ward will be hold surgeries for residents over the next three Saturdays.

Alan Hart, 62, from Randolph Close, Leigh, is hopes to meet potential voters to discuss the issues that matter to them at the Nook coffee house opposite Chalkwell Park in London Road, Leigh, from 1pm tomorrow.

Mr Hart is replacing Southend Independent group leader Martin Terry who resigned from the ward to contest the Thorpe ward at this month’s elections.