Atlin Harrigan, OBE
Atlin Harrigan was a former Speaker of the House of Assembly of Anguilla and co-leader of the Anguilla Revolution.
During the Anguilla revolution, Harrigan was the publisher of the Anguilla Beacon.
Harrigan unsuccessfully contested the 1980 election for District 1 Island Harbour on the Anguilla National Alliance (ANA) ticket, being defeated by Ronald Webster of the Anguilla United Movement (AUM).
Atlin Harrigan served
as Speker of the House of Assembly of Anguilla from 1985 - 1994.
In 1992, Harrigan was awaded as an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in Queen's New Year's Honours.
Death and legacy
Harrigan died in February 2005 and was accorded the first State Funeral in Anguilla.
The Atlin Harrigan Parliamentary Building is named in his honour.