Conservative Party leadership contender Kenneth Clarke faces the press as he leaves his south London home, Tuesday October 18, 2005, on the day Conservative MPs vote in the first round of the leadership contest. Mr Clarke and Dr Liam Fox face the threat of elimination with David Davis and bookies' favourite David Cameron way ahead on public pledges. See PA story POLITICS Tories. PRESS ASSOCIATION photo. Photo credit should read: Stefan Rousseau/PA.