D C Thomson is taking Bunty monthly following the closure of its long-running title Bunty Weekly. Bunty will be cutting back on her weekly adventures from the date of the last issue, on sale February 9, and Bunty Monthly, dated March 2001, goes on sale February 16. This title, priced £1.50 will appear on the third Friday of each month thereafter, dated for the following month. The 64-page magazine will have a colour cover and mono contents. On full SoR, it will measure 305mm x 225mm. The first issue will carry a covermounted Loveheart's confectionery, and be supported by ads in the trade press and DC Thomson's in-house magazines. The company is also launching called Cool Magazine. Issue No 1 is on sale on March 9 and then on alternate Fridays priced £1.30 on full SoR. {{CTN }}