BBC: 'No turning back' on Brexit as Article 50 triggered
Britain's departure from the European Union is an "historic moment from which there can be no turning back", Theresa May has told MPs.
The prime minister said it was a "unique opportunity" to "shape a brighter future" for the UK.
She was speaking after Britain's EU ambassador formally triggered the two year count down to the UK's exit by handing over a letter in Brussels.
It follows June's referendum which resulted in a vote to leave the EU.
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