A Leicestershire couple who ignored planning permission laws by converting their garage into an extra home have been fined.
Enderby homeowners Dr Reeta Herzallah and Hamdi Almasri tried to hide the work by installing a fake garage door and erecting additional fencing.
They were caught after an investigation by officials at Blaby District Council.
Herzallah and Almasri were each ordered by magistrates to pay a £770 fine, legal costs of £1,252, and a £77 victim surcharge.
The garage will have to be restored to its original use.
Councillor Sheila Scott, the council's cabinet member for planning, said: