It appears MPs will have to vote to trigger article 50.

The High Court has ruled that Theresa May cannot bypass Parliament to trigger Britain's exit from the European Union.

It is expected the Government will appeal the ruling and take the case to the Supreme Court.

MPs will have a big decision to make, so it's a great time to see where the General Election and EU referendum were narrowest, and see where they overlap.

The MPs highlighted below were narrowly elected and will have to be careful not to upset their constituents and risk losing their seats at the next general election by making an unpopular choice on Brexit.

View the interactive map below:

A great number of MPs campaigned for sides that their constituents voted against, you only have compare the maps in these BBCarticles to see a large number are now representing constituents whose vote they campaigned against.

For many who saw their constituents vote decisively for an opposite campaign, it may be an easy decision to simply represent their constituents wishes and abandon their personal position.

So which MPs are in a particularly tight position?

Here's a breakdown of MP's who narrowly won their seats in the general election, who have a constituency split on EU membership:

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