Face Value
Season 1, Episode 38
Air date 4 October 1994
Written by Hugh Stuckey
Directed by Mark Piper
Episode guide
The Folly of Youth


Tom is puzzled when he sees Father Leary talking to two con artists who are selling herbal remedies to the locals. In a subsequent encounter at the Imperial, Tom finds that Leary has become distant and rude. Then, a car accident involving Father Leary has the Heelers puzzled as to what really happened when it is discovered that elements of the accident scene were staged.

Main Cast 

Supporting Cast 

  • Nicholas Hope as Father Leary
  • Ken James as Matthew Balfour
  • Joy Westmore as Mrs. Buchanan
  • Lynne Nicol as Nadia Balfour
  • Elizabeth Welch as Sandra Buchanan
  • Josephine Keen as Josephine Harris
  • Lesley Baker as Mrs. Flynn
  • Rusty Bertter as John Ratten
  • Marty Fields as Laurie Ratten
  • James Wright as Doctor
  • Eric Donnison as Sergeant Peters