Showcase 2014

DEMU Showcase is the premier UK exhibition dedicated to diesel and electric modelling and will be on the weekend of 31 May & 1 June 2014.

Opening Times

Saturday 31 May 2014 10.00 - 17.00
Sunday 1 June 2014 10.00 - 16.00

Admission fees

Adults £8
DEMU members £5
Children (U16s) £5
Families (2 adults + children) £20

Advance tickets are now available for sale online here. Advance ticket holders can enter the venue 15 minutes early at 09.45 and do not need to queue for a ticket - please present your ticket at the entrance desk.


Burton Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton upon Trent, DE14 2EB. Map

The Town Hall is situated very close to the railway station in Burton upon Trent. There is a public car park at the Town Hall, please be aware that East Staffs Borough Council have made this a pay and display car park.

You can view the floor plan for the show here.

Details of previous shows can be found here.

DEMU's Showcase 2015 will be held on 30/31 May 2015 - special announcement to be made at Showcase 2014.


  • Albion Metals (4mm OO)
  • Black Country Blues (4mm EM)
  • Brighton East (4mm EM)
  • Dubmill Sidings (7mm O)
  • Glenuig (4mm EM)
  • Horseley Fields (2mm N)
  • Law Junction (2mm N)
  • Llwydd Town (4mm OO)
  • New Bryford (4mm OO)
  • Oldshaw (4mm EM)
  • Outwell Village (4mm OO)
  • Tullygarth (4mm OO)

More details and photos of the layouts can be found here.


  • Flat bottomed trackwork and bogie modelling - Colin Craig
  • 3D printing and design - Martin McDermott
  • Laser cut building design - Tim Horn
  • Wagons - research and modelling - John Talbot
  • Modelling multiple units - Jim Smith-Wright

Manufacturers, Magazines and Societies

  • Rail Express
  • Scalefour Society
  • EM Gauge Society