Havilland, Alston to regain capital status

Rathlyn, HB, Nov 14 – The capital-hopping Sirocco engaged in in February is set to occur again in reverse next week, with confirmation coming from the government that Rathlyn is to lose its capital status next Wednesday. Premier Daniel Anderson said in a press statement this afternoon that »

Thursday, 14 November 2013

Tenth anniversary hailed with Maran revival

Alston, NCD, Jul 15 – Sirocco has celebrated ten years of micronationalism today with the National Capital District expanding southwards… and a surprise rebirth of the Maran District. While the exact date is unknown, July 15, 2002 is celebrated as the birth of micronationalism in »

Sunday, 15 July 2012

Tent Pegs invasion threat quashed

Tent Pegs, NCD, Mar 28 – A possible threat of a breach of the Tent Pegs Border Fence has just a few minutes ago been quashed by the Siroccan Defence Forces (SDF). A group of rowdy teenagers near the border with the Tent Pegs National Park had been causing some noise for some time this »

Wednesday, 28 March 2012

Aerial retired, dismantling scheduled

Alston, NCD, Jan 8 – The fate of Alston’s most famous landmark has today been decided – it is to go. The Alston Aerial, which has stood above the Government Buildings on Commonwealth Avenue since 1987, will be dismantled within the next few weeks. Last night Alston went fully »

Sunday, 8 January 2012

Sirocco kicks off 2012 with a bang

Alston, NCD, Jan 1 – Sirocco has entered the year 2012 with a major fireworks show and a music party, with high hopes that the new year will exceed a “fantastic” 2011. The NCD NYe party kicked off just before 9:15 last night with music and refreshments for those attending. »

Sunday, 1 January 2012

Sirocco marks 365-day milestone

Alston, NCD, Nov 4 – Sirocco has begun celebrating the first anniversary of its founding today. Today marks a year since Vice-Premier swore Daniel Anderson in as Premier, who then proclaimed the nation’s founding at thirteen minutes past eleven o’clock on the morning of November »

Friday, 4 November 2011