You can use any ale yeast and it will turn out great. I think liquid yeast results in a little better quality at the finish. But, it cost a lot more. S-05 is a nice dry yeast.
Nottingham is ok, but it ferments to fast and does not clean up after itself well.
Bottled: Pale Ale, IPA, Extra Pale Ale
Kegged: Hoppy Vienna Lager
Drinking: AllBitterNoFlavorTonOMunich Ale, Amber Ale, Cream of Three Crops
Soon: SA Black Lager Clone