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| Kingdom of Barrington |
Requiem for a Tower
|- King||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 currently has 8 citizens.
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.
See also Cities of Barrington
Barrington currently has territories scattered around Kingston upon Hull. The capital of Barrington is Barrington.
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.
Barrington is currently participating in the Second Micronational Games.
Barrington at war
On 13th 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 28th 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||31st March||Celebrates the birth of the King.|
|Windass Day||24th May||Celebrates Hull City's promotion|
|Football day||30th July||Celebrates England winning the 1966 World Cup.|
|Founding day||17th October||Celebrates the founding of Barrington.|
|Armistice day||17th November||Celebrates the end of the war with Danburnia.|
|Christmas Day||25th December||Well, it's Christmas. No further explanation needed.|