Kingdom of Barrington
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| Kingdom of Barrington |
Requiem for a Tower
|- King||Joe I|
|- President||Stephen Beadle|
|- Vice President||Edward Foxon|
|Established||17th October 2008|
Stigistan was founded in Hull on October 17, 2008 by King Joe I. The idea to start a country was inspired by the BBC TV programme How to Start Your Own Country. King Joe went around offering citizenship and governmental roles to his friends and classmates. It had, at the time of dissolution, 8 citizens.
Kingdom of Barrington is a Constitutional Monarchy. It is currently ruled by just the King because there are no political parties. However, if parties are created, an election will be held and the elected leader will serve as Prime Minister.
Kingdom of Barrington currently has territories scattered around Kingston upon Hull. The capital of Kingdom of Barrington is Barrington.
Kingdom of Barrington has its own currency, the Barrington/Barrington Shilling, which is made up of 4 quarters, which in turn is made up of 100 cents.
Kingdom of Barrington has proposed the 2013 Micronational World Cup. There is also team representing Kingdom of Barrington on Virtual Manager. They are currently in Division 7, Group 9 of the English League.
Kingdom of Barrington is currently participating in the Second Micronational Games.
Kingdom of Barrington at war
On 13 November 2008, Danburnia declared war on Stigistan. Later that day, Jonnyland allied Danburnia and entered the conflict. Danburnia is fighting for independence, and Jonnyland simply for pride. As of the 17th of November, the war is over and all three nations involved are now independent and allies.
On 28 December 2008, Kirbland declared war on Stigistan in an attempt to take The Hill from them. Stigistan has sent a request calling up Danburnia into the conflict, which was declined. Stigistan won the war with Kirbland.
|King's day||31 March||Celebrates the birth of the King.|
|Windass Day||24 May||Celebrates Hull City's promotion|
|Football day||30 July||Celebrates England winning the 1966 World Cup.|
|Founding day||17 October||Celebrates the founding of Kingdom of Barrington.|
|Armistice day||17 November||Celebrates the end of the war with Danburnia.|
|Christmas Day||25 December||Well, it's Christmas. No further explanation needed.|