Revealed: Chinese language Communist agent is the daughter of a Hong Kong immigrant who ran Chinese language takeaways and eating places

  • Christine Lee moved together with her dad and mom to Northern Eire in 1974 earlier than relocating to the West Midlands in 1985
  • She married her first husband in Birmingham when she was 21
  • Some 5 years later she married Martin Wilkes in Solihull; they’d two youngsters
  • Mr Wilkes, 71, who can be a solicitor, is listed as a director of 5 of Miss Lee’s firms










The mom on the coronary heart of the MI5 safety alert is the daughter of a Hong Kong immigrant who ran Chinese language takeaways and eating places.

Christine Lee moved together with her dad and mom to Northern Eire in 1974 earlier than relocating to the West Midlands in 1985 and marrying her first husband in Birmingham when she was 21.

Some 5 years later she married Martin Wilkes in Solihull and the couple had two youngsters. Mr Wilkes, 71, who can be a solicitor, is listed as a director of 5 of Miss Lee’s firms and has been described as the pinnacle of Christine Lee & Co’s Birmingham workplace and its conveyancing division.

A profile on the corporate’s web site says he’s accountable for the ‘easy operating of the agency’ and that he has greater than three a long time of expertise in property legislation.

Christine Lee (pictured) moved together with her dad and mom to Northern Eire in 1974 earlier than relocating to the West Midlands in 1985 and marrying her first husband in Birmingham when she was 21

There isn’t any suggestion of any wrongdoing on the a part of Mr Wilkes. A household supply described being launched by Mr Wilkes to his spouse on only one event at a Chinese language restaurant after a household christening.

The supply mentioned: ‘Christine appeared very good and [she and Martin] have been a pleasant couple. I knew she was a lawyer and was very shiny. That was in Birmingham however we have not seen them since.

‘We have been near Martin after we have been rising up and that is such a shock.

‘After I noticed her on the information I did not even realise it was the identical girl. She does not use the title Wilkes so that is simply a tremendous twist. Martin may be very good however we have now not been in contact for years. This can actually rattle everybody.’

One other supply added: ‘Little bit of a shock to assume there is a spy within the household.’ The couple and their two sons seem to have amassed a big fortune and personal two properties price £1.77million.

Some five years later she married Martin Wilkes in Solihull and the couple had two children. Mr Wilkes, 71, who is also a solicitor, is listed as a director of five of Miss Lee's companies and has been described as the head of Christine Lee & Co's Birmingham office and its conveyancing department. (Above, Miss Lee's office in London)

Some 5 years later she married Martin Wilkes in Solihull and the couple had two youngsters. Mr Wilkes, 71, who can be a solicitor, is listed as a director of 5 of Miss Lee’s firms and has been described as the pinnacle of Christine Lee & Co’s Birmingham workplace and its conveyancing division. (Above, Miss Lee’s workplace in London)

Miss Lee and Mr Wilkes reside in a £1million home in an upmarket gated property within the good market city of Solihull, the place three luxurious automobiles have been parked yesterday.

Miss Lee has spoken beforehand of her ‘troubled’ childhood in Belfast, the place she attended a high boarding college. She recalled being bullied and teased ‘for her yellow pores and skin and black eyes’. In a revealing YouTube video she additionally spoke about how she inspired the ‘weaker boarders’ to get collectively and stand as much as the bullies.

‘They did not know what to do at first so I began to show them kung fu,’ she mentioned. ‘I did not know a lot about kung fu, I simply watched Bruce Lee on TV so I pretended I knew.’

However she claims her troubled childhood made her decided to ‘battle for her rights’ and impressed her to change into a lawyer.

She has additionally beforehand mentioned she was motivated by her father, who based the Chinese language Neighborhood Affiliation in Belfast.

The Mail understands that he ran eating places and takeaways in Northern Eire and was listed as a director on one in every of Miss Lee’s many firms.

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