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Didcot is a town in Oxfordshire in southern England, located about 10 miles south of Oxford.

It was first inhabited by the Romans, who were building a ditch to drain the marshland in the area. Its earliest mention as a town was in the 13th Century, as Dudcotte.

Today, it is known for its power station, industrial areas, and train station.

People Born in Didcot

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Didcot in People's Lives

Jude Law: I traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Keira KnightleyI traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie Anna Karenina. We filmed at Didcot Railway System.

Ruth Wilson: I filmed movie scenes of Anna Karenina here in 2011.

Tom Sturridge: I traveled here in 1996 to film scenes of the movie Fairy Tale: A True Story. I was eleven years old.

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