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How to Start Your Own Country

This six part BBC series follows intrepid everyman Danny Wallace as he takes up the challenge and begins the unlikely odyssey of setting up and running his own country. From the corridors ...


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S1 E1: Birth Of A Nation

Aired: August 3rd, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

Wallace investigates territory for his proposed country, beginning by visiting Sealand. He meets the man who owns the Moon, he "invades" Eel Pie Island but leaves his post of "leader" when the...


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S1 E2: Citizens Required

Aired: August 10th, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

With the help of an advertising agency, Wallace chooses a design for the flag of his country. He records a national anthem, which is played during his interview on Iain Lee's LBC show.


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S1 E3: For King And Country

Aired: August 17th, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

Danny Wallace meets the SAS (Second amandment sisters) and meets the King of Fusa. He also goes to The Principality of Seborga.


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S1 E4: State Of A Nation

Aired: August 24th, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

Wallace visits two very different 'utopian' communities, the planned town of Celebration which maintains its pleasantness through strict rules and regulations, and the anarchic self governing...


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S1 E5: The Bank Of Danny

Aired: August 31st, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

When he struggles to pay his electricity bill, Wallace begins to kick-start his country's economy. He investigates the National Debt, with advice from former Chancellor of the Exchequer Kenneth...


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S1 E6: The United Nation

Aired: September 7th, 2005 @ 6:00 PM CST

Wallace attempts to enter the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 with a song called "Stop the Muggin', Start the Huggin'".

In an attempt to officially become a country, he travels to New...


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